Optimization for supply chain models with policies

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Abstract

We develop a methodology to investigate optimal dynamic policies for a large class of supply networks. The basic underlying model is a fluid dynamic model for continuous product flows in continuous time. Discrete as well as continuous controls are implemented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)651-664
Number of pages14
JournalPhysica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications
Volume380
Issue number1-2
DOIs
StatePublished - Jul 1 2007

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Keywords

  • Optimization
  • Policy models
  • Production lines

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Mathematical Physics
  • Statistical and Nonlinear Physics

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Optimization for supply chain models with policies. / Herty, M.; Ringhofer, Christian.

In: Physica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications, Vol. 380, No. 1-2, 01.07.2007, p. 651-664.

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