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Machine-Part Cell Formation Problems consists in organizing a plant as a set of cells, each one of them processing machines containing the same type of parts. In recent years, different… (More)

- Ricardo Soto, Broderick Crawford, Boris Almonacid, Fernando Paredes
- Scientific Programming
- 2016

The Machine-Part Cell Formation Problem MPCFP is a NP-Hard optimization problem that consists in grouping machines and parts in a set of cells, so that each cell can operate independently and the… (More)

- Boris Almonacid, Fabián Aspée, Ricardo Soto, Broderick Crawford, Jacqueline Lama
- IET Software
- 2017

- Ricardo Soto, Broderick Crawford, +5 authors Eduardo Olguín
- ICCSA
- 2016

The Manufacturing Cell Design is a problem that consist in organize machines in cells to increase productivity, i.e., minimize the movement of parts for a given product between machines. In order to… (More)

- Ricardo Soto, Broderick Crawford, Boris Almonacid
- 11th Iberian Conference on Information Systems…
- 2016

The machine-part cell formation (MPCF) problem is to organize an assembly as a set of cells, where each cell contains certain machines that process a sub-set of parts. In recent years, different… (More)

- Ricardo Soto, Broderick Crawford, Boris Almonacid, Franklin Johnson, Eduardo Olguín
- 9th International Conference on Software…
- 2014

Open pit mining problems aims at correctly identifying the set of blocks to be mined in order to maximize the net present value of the extracted ore. Different constraints can be involved and may… (More)

- Boris Almonacid, Ricardo Soto
- Natural Computing
- 2018

This paper proposes a novel population based optimization algorithm called Andean Condor Algorithm (ACA) for solving cell formation problems. The ACA metaheuristic is inspired by the movement pattern… (More)

- Ricardo Soto, Broderick Crawford, Boris Almonacid, Fernando Paredes, Ernesto Loyola
- 34th International Conference of the Chilean…
- 2015

Machine-Part Cell Formation consists on organizing a plant as a set of cells, each one of them processing machines containing different part types. In recent years, different techniques have been… (More)

- Boris Almonacid, Ricardo Soto, Broderick Crawford
- 17th International Conference on Computational…
- 2017

The cell formation problem is a classic optimization problem devoted to the manufacturing industry. Such a problem proposes to divide a manufacturing plant in a set of cells, where each cell is… (More)

- Boris Almonacid
- IWINAC
- 2017

A dynamic population model of 2-dimensional lattice based on Cellular Automata and metaheuristics is used to simulate prey-predator behavior. The equations of movement from metaheuristics African… (More)