Maria di Mascolo

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Analytical methods have been proposed in the literature for performance evaluation of kanban control systems. Among them, the method presented in [Di Mascolo et al. 96] appears to be of special interest since it can handle manufacturing stages consisting of any number of machines and it is fairly accurate. In this paper, we present a new way of deriving the(More)
In this paper, we deal with the problem of minimizing the sum of completion times for washing operations in hospital sterilization services. After use in operating rooms, reusable medical devices (RMD) are sent to the sterilization service which is composed of various processes. In the washing step, different sets of RMD, used for different operations, may(More)