José Parreño

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Dispatching rules are usually applied to schedule jobs in Flexible Manufacturing Systems (FMSs) dynamically. Despite their frequent use, one of the drawbacks that they display is that the state the manufacturing system is in dictates the level of performance of the rule. As no rule is better than all the other rules for all system states, it would highly(More)
The evaluation and selection of suppliers are strategic decisions to be made by the purchasing department with long-term implications. These decisions are highly complex and the most difficult responsibility of the purchasing department. Complexity stems from a number of factors. Among others: a) different variables may be chosen from a list of 50 found in(More)