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Tardiness Heuristic For Scheduling Flexible Manufacturing Systems
Production Planning & Control
  • Ali S. Kiran, Kiran and Associates
  • Sema E. Alptekin, University of Missouri - Rolla
  • A. Celal Kaplan, University of Southern California
Publication Date
7-1-1991
Abstract
This paper evaluates the tardiness performance of a sampling-based adaptive heuristic in a dynamic manufacturing environment. A test bed, following a real world manufacturing system, has been developed. The proposed algorithm has been implemented in this simulated environment. After fine tuning the algorithm, it has been tested in various shop conditions. The results of these simulation studies are summarized.
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Citation Information
Ali S. Kiran, Sema E. Alptekin and A. Celal Kaplan. "Tardiness Heuristic For Scheduling Flexible Manufacturing Systems" Production Planning & Control Vol. 2 Iss. 3 (1991) p. 228 - 241
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/salpteki/14/