Transient analysis of bernoulli serial line with perishable products

Feng Ju, Jingshan Li, John A. Horst

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Abstract

Manufacturing systems with perishable products are widely observed in practice. In such systems, the quality of the product is highly affected by the time waiting for the next operation, i.e., the residence time of intermediate parts within the system. The parts that reach the maximum allowable residence time need to be scrapped, thus impeding the production. To study such systems, transient analysis is needed. In this paper, a two-machine Bernoulli serial line model with finite buffer and perishable products is presented to analyze the transient behavior. Analytical formulas are derived and the accuracy is justified numerically.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Title of host publicationIFAC Proceedings Volumes (IFAC-PapersOnline)
PublisherIFAC Secretariat
Pages1670-1675
Number of pages6
Volume48
Edition3
DOIs
StatePublished - May 1 2015
Externally publishedYes
Event15th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, INCOM 2015 - Ottawa, Canada
Duration: May 11 2015May 13 2015

Other

Other15th IFAC Symposium on Information Control Problems in Manufacturing, INCOM 2015
CountryCanada
CityOttawa
Period5/11/155/13/15

Keywords

  • Bernoulli model
  • Perishable products
  • Residence time
  • Transient analysis

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Control and Systems Engineering

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    Ju, F., Li, J., & Horst, J. A. (2015). Transient analysis of bernoulli serial line with perishable products. In IFAC Proceedings Volumes (IFAC-PapersOnline) (3 ed., Vol. 48, pp. 1670-1675). IFAC Secretariat. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.ifacol.2015.06.326