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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 ...
Affective recognition from EEG signals: an integrated data-mining approach
(Journal of Ambient Intelligence and Humanized Computing, 2018)
Emotions play an important role in human communication, interaction, and decision making processes. Therefore, considerable efforts have been made towards the automatic identification of human emotions, in particular ...
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 ...
Dispatching algorithm for production programming of flexible job-shop systems in the smart factory industry
(Annals Of Operations Research, 2018-05-01)
In today highly competitive and globalized markets, an efficient use of production resources is necessary for manufacturing enterprises. In this research, the problem of scheduling and sequencing of manufacturing system ...
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 ...
Integrated approach to evaluate the risk of adverse events in hospital sector: from theory to practice
(Management Decision, 2018-08-14)
Purpose: The risk of adverse events in a hospital evaluation is an important process in healthcare management. It involves several technical, social, and economical aspects. The purpose of this paper is to propose an ...