Now showing items 1-2 of 2

    • A Hierarchical Planning System for Energy Intensive Production Environments 

      Özdamar, Linet; Birbil, SI (ELSEVIER SCIENCE BV, PO BOX 211, 1000 AE AMSTERDAM, NETHERLANDS, 1999-01-15)
      This paper describes a hierarchical production planning approach with decision support features for energy intensive industries with particular reference to a tile manufacturing factory. In the tiling industry, the facilities ...
    • FRACTOP: A Geometric Partitioning Metaheuristic for Global Optimization 

      Demirhan, M; Özdamar, Linet; Helvacıoğlu, L; Birbil, SI (KLUWER ACADEMIC PUBL, SPUIBOULEVARD 50, PO BOX 17, 3300 AA DORDRECHT, NETHERLANDS, 1999-06)
      We propose a new metaheuristic, FRACTOP, for global optimization. FRACTOP is based on the geometric partitioning of the feasible region so that search metaheuristics such as Simulated Annealing (SA), or Genetic Algorithms ...