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Using discrete-event-simulation for improving operational efficiency in laboratories: a case study in pharmaceutical industry
(Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2018)
Just-in-time delivery has become a key aspect of pharmaceutical industry when loyalizing customers and competing internationally. Additionally, prolonged lead times may lead to increased work-in-process inventory, penalties ...
Definition of strategies for the reduction of operational inefficiencies in a stroke unit
(Lecture Notes in Computer Science (including subseries Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence and Lecture Notes in Bioinformatics), 2018)
Stroke disease is the second common cause of death in the world and is then of particular concern to policy-makers. Additionally, it is a meaningful problem leaving a high number of people with severe disabilities, placing ...
Strategic hybrid approach for selecting suppliers of high-density polyethylene
(Journal of MultiCriteria Decision Analysis, 2017)
Supplier selection is an important process for companies in the plastic sector due to its influence on firm performance and competitiveness. For a proper selection, a number of criteria from different aspects need to be ...
Using fahp-vikor for operation selection in the flexible job-shop scheduling problem: A case study in textile industry
(Lecture Notes in Computer Science, 2018-06-16)
Scheduling of Flexible Job Shop Systems is a combinatorial problem which has been addressed by several heuristics and meta-heuristics. Nevertheless, the operation selection rules of both methods are limited to an ordered ...
Solving flexible job-shop scheduling problem with transfer batches, setup times and multiple resources in apparel industry
Apparel industry is characterized by the presence of flexible job-shop systems that have been structured to manufacture a wide range of customized products. However, Flexible Job-shop Scheduling is really chal-lenging and ...