Manufacturing Facility Design and Layout
Published Online: 15 JUN 2010
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Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science
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Heragu, S. S. and Ekren, B. Y. 2010. Manufacturing Facility Design and Layout. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .
- Published Online: 15 JUN 2010
In this article, we introduce the manufacturing facility design and layout problem and discuss the characteristics and types of next-generation factory layouts and the need for a stochastic analysis of layout and facility design problems.
- facilities design;
- next-generation factory layout;
- stochastic analysis;
- quadratic assignment problem