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Reactive Scheduling System Implementations Using a Simulated Shop Floor

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Author(s)

Frank H. Riddick

Abstract

Developing approaches to integrating manufacturing applications is important for increasing manufacturing productivity. A reactive scheduling system architecture has been developed that defines how to integrate scheduling technology with manufacturing shop floor applications. Prototype implementations based on this architecture have been built using a simulation of a shop floor instead of a real shop floor. A composite representation of commonly available simulator technology is used as a basis for describing the common approach used for several prototype implementations.
Citation
Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society

Keywords

Discrete-event simulation, reactive scheduling, shop floor scheduling

Citation

Riddick, F. (1998), Reactive Scheduling System Implementations Using a Simulated Shop Floor, Bulletin of the American Meteorological Society, [online], https://tsapps.nist.gov/publication/get_pdf.cfm?pub_id=821463 (Accessed May 20, 2024)

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Created January 1, 1998, Updated February 19, 2017