Design of an order acceptance and scheduling module in a unified framework with product and process features

@article{Wei2012DesignOA,
  title={Design of an order acceptance and scheduling module in a unified framework with product and process features},
  author={Jingxing Wei and Y.-S. Ma},
  journal={2012 IEEE International Conference on Automation Science and Engineering (CASE)},
  year={2012},
  pages={968-973}
}
In manufacturing industry, advanced production planning becomes challenging when collaborative manufacturing is involved. First, manufacturing tasks are driven by the customer's requirements which are constantly changing. Therefore, order acceptance becomes a complicated problem because it is difficult to answer whether the order can be fulfilled or not… CONTINUE READING