A framework for multi-objective facility layout design

  title={A framework for multi-objective facility layout design},
  author={Ashish Saraswat and Uday Venkatadri and Ignacio Castillo},
  journal={Computers & Industrial Engineering},
The most commonly used metric for facility layout design in the academic literature is the flow– distance metric, a weighted average between the material transfer and the distance travelled. Researchers and practitioners, however, have recognized that other metrics are also important. Facility layout designs obtained using the flow–distance metric… CONTINUE READING