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Backtracking and exchange of information: Methods to enhance a beam search algorithm for assembly line scheduling

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  • Sabuncuoglu, Ihsan
  • Gocgun, Yasin
  • Erel, Erdal
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    Article provided by Elsevier in its journal European Journal of Operational Research.

    Volume (Year): 186 (2008)
    Issue (Month): 3 (May)
    Pages: 915-930

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    Handle: RePEc:eee:ejores:v:186:y:2008:i:3:p:915-930
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    7. Esteve, B. & Aubijoux, C. & Chartier, A. & T'kindt, V., 2006. "A recovering beam search algorithm for the single machine Just-in-Time scheduling problem," European Journal of Operational Research, Elsevier, vol. 172(3), pages 798-813, August.
    8. McMullen, P.R. & Tarasewich, Peter, 2005. "A beam search heuristic method for mixed-model scheduling with setups," International Journal of Production Economics, Elsevier, vol. 96(2), pages 273-283, May.
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