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Minimizing makespan for flow shop scheduling by combining simulated annealing with sequencing knowledge


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  • Zegordi, Seyed Hessameddin
  • Itoh, Kenji
  • Enkawa, Takao
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Operational Research.

    Volume (Year): 85 (1995)
    Issue (Month): 3 (September)
    Pages: 515-531

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:85:y:1995:i:3:p:515-531

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    1. Osman, IH & Potts, CN, 1989. "Simulated annealing for permutation flow-shop scheduling," Omega, Elsevier, vol. 17(6), pages 551-557.
    2. Turner, Scott & Booth, Dean, 1987. "Comparison of heuristics for flow shop sequencing," Omega, Elsevier, vol. 15(1), pages 75-78.
    3. Eglese, R. W., 1990. "Simulated annealing: A tool for operational research," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 46(3), pages 271-281, June.
    4. Herbert G. Campbell & Richard A. Dudek & Milton L. Smith, 1970. "A Heuristic Algorithm for the n Job, m Machine Sequencing Problem," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 16(10), pages B630-B637, June.
    5. Connolly, David T., 1990. "An improved annealing scheme for the QAP," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 46(1), pages 93-100, May.
    6. Taillard, E., 1990. "Some efficient heuristic methods for the flow shop sequencing problem," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 47(1), pages 65-74, July.
    7. David G. Dannenbring, 1977. "An Evaluation of Flow Shop Sequencing Heuristics," Management Science, INFORMS, vol. 23(11), pages 1174-1182, July.
    8. Burkard, R. E. & Rendl, F., 1984. "A thermodynamically motivated simulation procedure for combinatorial optimization problems," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 17(2), pages 169-174, August.
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    1. LeBlanc, Larry J. & Shtub, Avraham & Anandalingam, G., 1999. "Formulating and solving production planning problems," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 112(1), pages 54-80, January.
    2. Wilson, Amy D. & King, Russell E. & Wilson, James R., 2004. "Case study on statistically estimating minimum makespan for flow line scheduling problems," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 155(2), pages 439-454, June.
    3. Ruiz, Ruben & Maroto, Concepcion, 2005. "A comprehensive review and evaluation of permutation flowshop heuristics," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 165(2), pages 479-494, September.


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