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Scheduling of batch plants: Constraint-based approach and ...

Feb 01, 2007  Das et al. (2000) compared the above approach by Huang and Chung (1999) with established mathematical programming approaches and concluded that it was relatively easier to represent complicated batch plant scheduling problems by using the constraint-based approach.

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Scheduling of batch plants: Constraint-based approach and ...

However, the current scheduling approaches for batch plants are inadequate. This research develops a constraint-based model and system for batch-process scheduling and investigates their performance.

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Scheduling of batch plants: constraint-based approach and ...

Scheduling of coupled tasks with exact delays for minimum total job completion time Journal of Scheduling; ... Scheduling of batch plants: constraint-based approach and performance investigation Huang, W. and Chen, B. more... Join the conversation. WBS on social media.

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Batch processing plants are attractive due to their suitability for the manufacturing of small-volume, high-value added products. Scheouling batch plants by using computer-aided systems is important for improving the plant productivity, since it harmonizes the entire plant operation efficiently to achieve production goals. However, the current scheduling approaches for batch plants are inadequate.

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Scheduling of batch plants: constraint-based approach and ...

Abstract. Batch processing plants are attractive due to their suitability for the manufacturing of small-volume, high-value added products. Scheduling batch plants by using computer-aided systems is important for improving the plant productivity, since it harmonizes the entire plant operation efficiently to achieve production goals.

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Constraint-Based Scheduling for Batch Manufacturing

of the environment, and by the nature of batch manufacturing plants, which typically involve a wide variety of shared resources. In this paper, we describe the Honeywell Batch Scheduler, a constraint-based scheduling system implemented using Constraint Envelope Scheduling (CES). 1 Introduction

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Scheduling of batch plants: constraint-based approach and ...

Batch processing plants are attractive due to their suitability for the manufacturing of small-volume, high-value added products. Scheouling batch plants by using computer-aided systems is important for improving the plant productivity, since it harmonizes the entire plant operation efficiently to achieve production goals. However, the current scheduling approaches for batch plants are inadequate.

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Constraint-Based Scheduling for Batch Manufacturing

of the environment, and by the nature of batch manufacturing plants, which typically involve a wide variety of shared resources. In this paper, we describe the Honeywell Batch Scheduler, a constraint-based scheduling system implemented using Constraint Envelope Scheduling (CES). 1 Introduction

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Scheduling and optimisation of batch plants: model ...

Home Browse by Title Periodicals International Journal of Computer Applications in Technology Vol. 49, No. 3/4 Scheduling and optimisation of batch plants: model development and comparison of approaches

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A constraint approach for rescheduling batch processing ...

Jan 01, 2003  Batch Processing Scheduler (BPS) was produced based on this model. Das et al (2000) compared the approach developed by Huang and Chung (1999) with established mathematical programming approaches and concluded that it is relatively easy to represent complicated batch plant scheduling problems by using the constraint-based approach. Huang and ...

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Scheduling and sequencing of batch operations in a ...

This article is cited by 21 publications. Jaime Cerdá and, Gabriela P. Henning, , Ignacio E. Grossmann. A Mixed-Integer Linear Programming Model for Short-Term Scheduling of Single-Stage Multiproduct Batch Plants with Parallel Lines.

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Scheduling of multistage multiproduct chemical batch ...

Multistage multiproduct chemical batch plants provide great flexibility but the task of scheduling them to meet product demands can be challenging. A typical scheduling problem involves the allocation of resources over time. A constraint-based approach to solve this kind of scheduling

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Risk Management in the Scheduling of Batch Plants under ...

proposed approach as a decision-making tool is demon-strated through its application to a scheduling case study in section 6. Finally, concluding remarks are given in section 7. Problem Statement The scheduling problem of a multiproduct batch plant incorporating demand uncertainty is addressed to obtain alternate scheduling policies reflecting dif-

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A slot-based formulation for the short-term scheduling of ...

The application of the proposed approach is illustrated with several examples. 1. Introduction The problem of short-term scheduling of batch plants has received considerable attention in the literature over the last decade with the focus ranging from single stage to multiple stage processes, from specific to general types of network ...

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A MILP Scheduling Model for Multi-stage Batch Plants

(MILP) scheduling framework, based on a continuous-time representation, is developed for the scheduling in multi-stage batch plants. Advantages and special features of the proposed scheduling model are highlighted through several instances of two base case studies. Results are analyzed and further criticized towards future work.

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[PDF] Interactive batch process schedule optimization and ...

A multiobjective genetic algorithm (MOGA) is applied to a test batch scheduling problem to optimize five objectives simultaneously. The design of the MOGA allows an emphasis on human interaction with the optimization process, including the ability to change priorities of preferences and plant data interactively, and to allow the MOGA to make decisions regarding batch size and the rule task ...

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Continuous-time Scheduling Formulation for Multipurpose ...

for scheduling problems, 14 with discrete-time being a particular case of continuous-time. 15 The main reason why the large majority of scheduling models for batch plants have adopted a continuous-time representation is that it is easier to cope with variab le processing times. Two types of continuous-time - models have been developed for ...

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An MILP continuous-time approach to short-term scheduling ...

An MILP continuous-time approach to short-term scheduling of resource-constrained multistage flowshop batch facilities. ... MIP-based decomposition strategies for large-scale scheduling problems in multiproduct multistage batch plants: A benchmark scheduling problem of the pharmaceutical industry.

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A hybrid MILP/CP decomposition approach for the continuous ...

T1 - A hybrid MILP/CP decomposition approach for the continuous time scheduling of multipurpose batch plants. AU - Maravelias, Christos T. AU - Grossmann, Ignacio E. N1 - Funding Information: The authors gratefully acknowledge financial support from the National Science Foundation under Grant ACI-0121497. PY - 2004/9/15. Y1 - 2004/9/15

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US7921027B2 - Constraint-based production planning and ...

The present invention is a constraint-based planning tool that specifically addresses the needs of complex discrete and process industries by providing a computationally efficient method and system for fulfillment of customer orders in a supply chain. By comprehensively synchronizing and optimizing the flow of materials through the enterprise, the present invention creates a feasible plan for ...

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Scheduling of batch plants: constraint-based approach and ...

Scheduling of coupled tasks with exact delays for minimum total job completion time Journal of Scheduling; ... Scheduling of batch plants: constraint-based approach and performance investigation Huang, W. and Chen, B. more... Join the conversation. WBS on social media.

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Scheduling of Batch Plants SpringerLink

Abstract. For manufacturers operating batch plants, production scheduling is a critical and challenging problem. A thorough understanding of the problem and the variety of solutions approaches is needed to achieve a successful application.

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A Constraint-Based Scheduler for Batch Manufacturing ...

Batch manufacturing poses unique challenges to schedulers. The manufacturing processes are unpredictable, the environment is dynamic, and the required

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MANAGING FINANCIAL RISK IN SCHEDULING OF BATCH

The scheduling policy is addressed for a time horizon of one month. Fixed inventory and penalisation costs are adopted for each product. Deterministic model. The deterministic model, with serves as starting point for the proposed stochastic approach, is formulated as a MILP problem based on a batch

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[PDF] Interactive batch process schedule optimization and ...

A multiobjective genetic algorithm (MOGA) is applied to a test batch scheduling problem to optimize five objectives simultaneously. The design of the MOGA allows an emphasis on human interaction with the optimization process, including the ability to change priorities of preferences and plant data interactively, and to allow the MOGA to make decisions regarding batch size and the rule task ...

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Continuous-Time Optimization Approach for Medium-Range ...

Continuous-Time Optimization Approach for Medium-Range Production Scheduling of a Multi-Product Batch Plant Xiaoxia Lin and Christodoulos A. Floudas Department of Chemical Engineering Princeton University Princeton, NJ 08544-5263 Sweta Modi and Nikola M. Juhasz ATOFINA Chemicals, Inc. 900 First Avenue King of Prussia, PA 19406-0936

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(PDF) Dynamic scheduling in multiproduct batch plants ...

Using the MILP rescheduling approach to improving a one can be used. non-optimal solution c) Define the production schedule to be updated by specifying the current assigned unit and the position By embedding preordering rules in the rigorous rold i in the processing sequence for every old batch mathematical formulation of the batch scheduling i ...

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A Meta-Heuristics Approach for the Design and Scheduling ...

ConclusionsIn this paper, the design of multipurpose batch plants is explored, where different aspects are considered: plant topology, equipment design, scheduling and storage policies of multipurpose batch plants. A meta-heuristics approach, i.e. Simulated Annealing, is proposed and compared to other MILP approaches.

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Pipeless Batch Plant with Operating Robots for a ...

Huang, W., et al.: Scheduling of Batch Plants: Constraint-based Approach and Performance Investigation. International Journal of Production Economics

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Scheduling of a Multiproduct Dairy Programming

problem description thanks to the constraint-based language that facilitates the adaptation of the optimization objectives and constraints to real appli-cations. Keywords: Production batch-scheduling, constraint programming, food processing, multi-objective optimization, cost analysis November 16, 2018

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10.1016/j.ijpe.2004.05.028 10.1016/j.ijpe ... - DeepDyve

Jun 11, 2020  1 Introduction Batch processes are the production processes in which products are produced in batches rather than in a continuous or discrete mode. Batch processing plants are attractive due to their suitability for the production of small-volume, high-value added products, which are becoming increasingly important with fast market changes.

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(442d) Batching And Scheduling Of Single Stage Batch ...

Alternatively, there are models that assume that the number of batches of each size is known in advance, which can be regarded as one of the approaches for detailed production scheduling, widely used in industry, which decomposes the whole problem in two stages, batching and batch scheduling.

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A New Approach for Efficient Rescheduling of Multiproduct ...

In this paper, a novel solution approach to addressing the problem of efficient reactive scheduling in multiproduct batch plants is presented. The approach is based on a two-stage solution procedure whereby, at the first stage, the deterministic schedule is established on the basis of data at the current time and, at the second stage, the optimal reschedule is obtained from the solution of a ...

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Continuous-Time Optimization Approach for Medium-Range ...

Continuous-Time Optimization Approach for Medium-Range Production Scheduling of a Multiproduct Batch Plant Xiaoxia Lin and Christodoulos A. Floudas* Department of Chemical Engineering, Princeton University, Princeton, New Jersey 08544-5263 Sweta Modi and Nikola M. Juhasz ATOFINA Chemicals, Inc., 900 First Avenue, King of Prussia, Pennsylvania ...

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