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Group Technology And Cellular

1st Edition


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Hardback: 9789056996239
pub: 1999-02-02

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This book provides the latest up-to-date documentation on the scope of research in Group Technology (GT) and Cellular Manufacturing (CM). It is a comprehensive listing of the methodologies, techniques, algorithms and tools used for practical implementation of the concepts of GT and CM.

Table of Contents

I: Design, Modeling and Analysis 1. The Group Technology Problem with Bottleneck Parts 2. A New Similarity Coefficient Based on Alternative Routes during Machine Failure 3. A Combinatorial Optimization Tour in Cell Formation via Hypergraphs 4. Machine Cell and Part Family Formation in the Presence of Correlation among Parts: A Mathematical Programming-B ased Approach 5. Flexibility Consideration in Designing Manufacturing Cells: A Case Study 6. Group Scheduling for Cellular Manufacturing Systems 7. A Comparative Study of Machine Cell Formation Algorithms II: Artificial Intelligence, Neural Networks, Genetic Algorithms and Computer Tools 8. Solving Constraint Cell Formation Problems: A Neural Network Approach 9. Machine-Part Matrix Family Formation Implemented on a Parallel Neuro-Computer Utilizing an ART1 Neural Network 10. A Heuristic Genetic Algorithm for Manufacturing Cell Formation 11. Design of Material Handling System for Manufacturing Cell in an Agile Environment 12. Machine Cell Design Using Computer Simulation

Subject Categories

BISAC Subject Codes/Headings:
SOCIAL SCIENCE / Sociology / General