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Title Rapid modelling and quick response : intersection of theory and practice / Gerald Reiner, editor
Published London ; New York : Springer, [2010]
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Description 1 online resource (xv, 347 pages)
Contents Rapid Modelling and Quick Response; Preface; Rapid Modelling and Quick Response -- Intersection of Theoryand Practice; Acknowledgement; List of Contributors; Part I Queueing Theory; Perturbation Analysis of M/M/1 Queue; Series Expansions in Queues with Server Vacation; Part II Rapid Modelling in Manufacturing and Logistics; Optimal Management of Equipments of the BMT Containers Terminal (Bejaia's Harbor); Production Inventory Models for a Multi-product Batch Production System; Dependency Between Performance of Production Processes and Variability -an Analysis Based on Empirical Data
Summary "Rapid Modelling and Quick Response" presents new research developments in the fields of rapid modelling and quick response linked with performance improvements (based on lead time reduction, etc., as well as financial performance measures). This volume follows on from Rapid Modelling for Increasing Competitiveness, the first Rapid Modelling Conference proceedings. The papers and teaching cases in this book were presented at the second Rapid Modelling Conference: 'Quick Response - Intersection of Theory and Practice. The main focus of this collection is the transfer of knowledge from
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references
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Subject Manufacturing processes -- Mathematical models -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Conference papers and proceedings.
Form Electronic book
Author Reiner, Gerald.
Rapid Modelling Conference (2nd : 2010 : Neuch√Ętel, Switzerland)
ISBN 1849965242
1849965250 (electronic bk.)
9781849965255 (electronic bk.)