International Journal of Production Research volume 57, issue 12, P3802-3813 2018 DOI: 10.1080/00207543.2018.1504248 View full text
Daniel Alejandro Rossit, Fernando Tohmé, Mariano Frutos

Abstract: Smart Manufacturing and Industry 4.0 production environments integrate the physical and decisional aspects of manufacturing processes into autonomous and decentralised systems. One of the main aspects in these systems is production planning, in particular scheduling operations on machines. We introduce here a new decision-making schema, Smart Scheduling, intended to yield flexible and efficient production schedules on the fly, taking advantage of the features of these new environments. The ability to face unfo…

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