By Topic

Modeling strategy by adaptive genetic algorithm for production reactive scheduling with simultaneous use of machines and AGVs

Sign In

Cookies must be enabled to login.After enabling cookies , please use refresh or reload or ctrl+f5 on the browser for the login options.

Formats Non-Member Member
$31 $13
Learn how you can qualify for the best price for this item!
Become an IEEE Member or Subscribe to
IEEE Xplore for exclusive pricing!
close button

puzzle piece

IEEE membership options for an individual and IEEE Xplore subscriptions for an organization offer the most affordable access to essential journal articles, conference papers, standards, eBooks, and eLearning courses.

Learn more about:

IEEE membership

IEEE Xplore subscriptions

4 Author(s)
Morandin, O. ; Dept. of Comput. Sci., Fed. Univ. of Sao Carlos (UFSCar), Sao Carlos, Brazil ; Kato, E.R.R. ; Sanches, D.S. ; Muniz, B.D.

The problem of production scheduling of manufacturing systems is characterized by the large number of possible solutions. Several researches have been using the Genetic Algorithms (GA) as a search method to solve this problem since these algorithms have the capacity of globally exploring the search space and find good solutions quickly. Since the performance of the GA is directly related to the choice of the parameters of genetic operators, and a bad choice can depreciate the performance, this paper proposes the use of Adaptive Genetic Algorithm to solve this kind of scheduling problem considering the machines and the Automated Guided Vehicles (AGVs). The aim of this paper is to get a good production reactive schedule in order to achieve a good makespan value in a low response obtaining time. The results of this paper were validated in large scenarios and compared with the results of two other approaches. These results are presented and discussed in this paper.

Published in:

Systems, Man and Cybernetics, 2009. SMC 2009. IEEE International Conference on

Date of Conference:

11-14 Oct. 2009