6. Optimal Design of Supply Chain Networks using Mathematical Programming

  1. Prof. Efstratios N. Pistikopoulos2,
  2. Dr. Michael C. Georgiadis2,
  3. Dr. Vivek Dua3 and
  4. Dr. Lazaros G. Papageorgiou3
  1. Dr. Panagiotis Tsiakis1,
  2. Dr. Lazaros G. Papageorgiou3 and
  3. Dr. Michael C. Georgiadis2

Published Online: 6 JUL 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9783527631247.ch6

Process Systems Engineering: Supply Chain Optimization, Volume 3

Process Systems Engineering: Supply Chain Optimization, Volume 3

How to Cite

Tsiakis, P., Papageorgiou, L. G. and Georgiadis, M. C. (2007) Optimal Design of Supply Chain Networks using Mathematical Programming, 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.ch6

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. 1

    IBM UK Ltd, 76–78 Upper Ground, South Bank, London SE1 9PZ, UK

  2. 2

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

  3. 3

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

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;
  • mixed integer linear programming;
  • infrastructure;
  • operational decisions;
  • distribution centers

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Optimal Design of Production and Distribution Network

  • Distribution Center Location Case Study

  • Optimal Production Allocation and Distribution Supply Chain Networks

  • Conclusions

  • References

  • Appendix