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Analysis of an industrial component commonality problem

  • Jans, Raf
  • Degraeve, Zeger
  • Schepens, Luc
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Operational Research.

    Volume (Year): 186 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 2 (April)
    Pages: 801-811

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:186:y:2008:i:2:p:801-811
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