2. Multiagent Framework for Modeling and Design of Supply Chain Networks

  1. Prof. Efstratios N. Pistikopoulos2,
  2. Dr. Michael C. Georgiadis2,
  3. Dr. Vivek Dua3 and
  4. Dr. Lazaros G. Papageorgiou3
  1. Prof. Dr. Luis Puigjaner,
  2. Dr. Gonzalo Guillén-Gosálbez and
  3. Fernando Daniel Mele

Published Online: 6 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631247.ch2

Process Systems Engineering: Supply Chain Optimization, Volume 3

Process Systems Engineering: Supply Chain Optimization, Volume 3

How to Cite

Puigjaner, L., Guillén-Gosálbez, G. and Daniel Mele, F. (2007) Multiagent Framework for Modeling and Design of Supply Chain Networks, in Process Systems Engineering: Supply Chain Optimization, Volume 3 (eds E. N. Pistikopoulos, M. C. Georgiadis, V. Dua and L. G. Papageorgiou), Wiley-VCH Verlag GmbH & Co. KGaA, Weinheim, Germany. doi: 10.1002/9783527631247.ch2

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Centre for Process Systems Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, Imperial College London, Roderic Hill Building, South Kensington Campus, London SW7 2AZ, United Kingdom

  2. 3

    Centre for Process Systems Engineering, Department of Chemical Engineering, University College London, London WC1E 7JE, United Kingdom

Author Information

  1. Universtitat Politècnica de Catalunya, Chemical Engineering Department Escola Tècnica Superior d'Enginyeria Industrial, Avda. Diagonal 647 E-08028 Barcelona, Spain

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 6 JUL 2011
  2. Published Print: 17 OCT 2007

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9783527316939

Online ISBN: 9783527631247

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Keywords:

  • supply chain management;
  • integrated solution strategy;
  • discrete event simulators;
  • net present value (NPV)

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • A Discrete Event Simulator for SCM

  • A Multiagent System for SCM

  • Novel Business Aspects in SCM

  • Multiagent System: Integrated Framework

  • Case Study

  • Concluding Remarks and Future Work

  • Acknowledgments

  • References