Planning and Scheduling in Manufacturing and Services

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Springer Science & Business Media, Mar 30, 2006 - Business & Economics - 506 pages

Pinedo is a major figure in the scheduling area (well versed in both stochastics and combinatorics) , and knows both the academic and practitioner side of the discipline.

This book includes the integration of case studies into the text.

It will appeal to engineering and business students interested in operations research.

 

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Contents

Preface
4
Contents of CDROM
14
in real life situations Each example describes a particular type of planning
15
Manufacturing Models
19
Service Models
37
Planning and Scheduling in Manufacturing
50
Machine Scheduling and Job Shop Scheduling
81
Scheduling of Flexible Assembly Systems 115
114
Systems Development and Implementation
316
Scheduling Systems
325
Advanced Concepts in Systems Design
345
What Lies Ahead? 371
370
Appendices
380
B Exact Optimization Methods
395
Heuristic Methods
413
Constraint Programming Methods
437

Minicases
139
Economic Lot Scheduling
141
Planning and Scheduling in Supply Chains
171
10
205
b Carmen Systems
253
E Selected Scheduling Systems
447
References 459
458
Notation
489
Subject Index
501
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