Many problems can be formulated as complex sequencing problems. We will present problems in flexible manufacturing that have such a formulation and apply local search methods like iterative improvement, simulated annealing and tabu search to solve these problems. Computational results are reported.
|Title of host publication||Meta-Heuristics: Theory and Applications|
|Editors||I.H. Osman, J.P. Kelly|
|Place of Publication||Dordrecht|
|Publisher||Kluwer Academic Publishers|
|Number of pages||16|
|Publication status||Published - 1996|