8 years 5 months ago
On robust online scheduling algorithms
While standard parallel machine scheduling is concerned with good assignments of jobs to machines, we aim to understand how the quality of an assignment is affected if the jobsâ€...
Michael Gatto, Peter Widmayer
152views more  SCHEDULING 2008»
8 years 9 months ago
Bicriteria robotic cell scheduling
This paper considers the scheduling problems arising in two- and three-machine manufacturing cells configured in a flowshop which repeatedly produces one type of product and where ...
Hakan Gultekin, M. Selim Akturk, Oya Ekin Karasan
89views more  SCHEDULING 2008»
8 years 9 months ago
Batch scheduling of step deteriorating jobs
In this paper we consider the problem of scheduling n jobs on a single machine, where the jobs are processed in batches and the processing time of each job is a step function depe...
M. S. Barketau, T. C. Edwin Cheng, C. T. Ng, Vladi...
117views more  EOR 2007»
8 years 10 months ago
Considering manufacturing cost and scheduling performance on a CNC turning machine
A well known industry application that allows controllable processing times is the manufacturing operations on CNC machines. For each turning operation as an example, there is a n...
Sinan Gurel, M. Selim Akturk
162views more  ESWA 2008»
8 years 10 months ago
Proportionate flexible flow shop scheduling via a hybrid constructive genetic algorithm
The proportionate flow shop (PFS) is considered as a unique case of the flow shop problem in which the processing times of the operations belonging to the same job are equal. A pr...
Der-Fang Shiau, Shu-Chen Cheng, Yueh-Min Huang
89views more  BMCBI 2008»
8 years 10 months ago
R/parallel - speeding up bioinformatics analysis with R
Background: R is the preferred tool for statistical analysis of many bioinformaticians due in part to the increasing number of freely available analytical methods. Such methods ca...
Gonzalo Vera, Ritsert C. Jansen, Remo Suppi
8 years 11 months ago
Simulation of ad hoc networks: ns-2 compared to JiST/SWANS
For the evaluation of ad hoc network protocols, researchers traditionally use simulations because they easily allow for a large number of nodes and reproducible environment condit...
Elmar Schoch, Michael Feiri, Frank Kargl, Michael ...
9 years 16 days ago
Clarifying CONWIP versus push system behavior using simulation
This research examines the performance of CONWIP versus "push" workload control in a simple, balanced manufacturing flowline. Analytical models and simulation experiment...
S. T. Enns, Paul Rogers
9 years 1 months ago
Interactive Conversion of Web Tables
Two hundred web tables from ten sites were imported into Excel. The tables were edited as needed, then converted into layout independent Wang using the Table Abstraction Tool (TAT)...
Raghav Krishna Padmanabhan, Ramana Chakradhar Jand...
107views Hardware» more  ITC 1999»
9 years 2 months ago
A high-level BIST synthesis method based on a region-wise heuristic for an integer linear programming
A high-level built-in self-test (BIST) synthesis involves several tasks such as system register assignment, interconnection assignment, and BIST register assignment. Existing high...
Han Bin Kim, Dong Sam Ha