Chapter 1. Dynamical Systems and Production Systems

  1. Prof. Dr. Günter Radons2 and
  2. Prof. Dr.-Ing. Reimund Neugebauer3
  1. D. Armbruster

Published Online: 28 JAN 2005

DOI: 10.1002/3527602585.ch1

Nonlinear Dynamics of Production Systems

Nonlinear Dynamics of Production Systems

How to Cite

Armbruster, D. (2004) Dynamical Systems and Production Systems, in Nonlinear Dynamics of Production Systems (eds G. Radons and R. Neugebauer), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, FRG. doi: 10.1002/3527602585.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Technische Universität Chemnitz, Institut für Physik, Theoretische Physik I, Komplexe Systeme und Nichtlineare Dynamik, Germany

  2. 3

    Fraunhofer Institut für Werkzeugmaschinen und Umformtechnik IWU Chemnitz, Germany

Author Information

  1. Arizona State University, Department of Mathematics, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 28 JAN 2005
  2. Published Print: 28 JAN 2004

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527404308

Online ISBN: 9783527602582



  • dynamical systems;
  • supply chains;
  • production system


This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • The Bucket Brigade Production System

    • Re-ordering

    • Non-constant Speeds

    • Bucket Brigades and Learning

  • Fluid Models of Production Networks

  • Dynamics of Supply Chains

    • Simulation and Control

  • Bibliography