Behavioral Operations in Planning and Scheduling (Hardcover)

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By Jan C. Fransoo (Editor), Toni Waefler (Editor), John R. Wilson (Editor)
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Introduction.- Decision Making in Planning and Scheduling.- The Interconnectivity of Planning and Shop Floor: Case Description and Relocation Analysis.- The Unsung Contribution of Production Planners and Schedulers at Production and Sales Interfaces.- Collaborative Planning in Supply Chains.- Measuring Supply Chain Performance.- Planning Information Processing Along the Supply-Chain.- The Planning Bullwhip.- Product Centric Organization of After-Sales Supply Chain Planning and Control.- Building Decision Support Systems for Acceptance.- Design of Scheduling Algorithms.- A Comparison of Task Analysis Methods for Planning and Scheduling.- Allocating Functions to Human and Algorithm in Scheduling.- Design of Scheduling Algorithms.-Case Study: Advanced Decision Support for Train Shunting Scheduling.- An Open Source Encyclopedia and Debating Instrument for Planning Terms: The Hopsopedia.- A Sample of Hopsopedia Term Descriptions.

About the Author

Jan. C. Fransoo: Full Professor of Operations Planning and Control at Technical University Eindhoven, NetherlandsToni Waefler: Professor at the University of Applied Science, Olten, SwitzerlandJohn Wilson: Professor of Human Factors in the School of Mechanical, Materials and Manufacturing Engineering. He was founder and first Director of the University' s Institute for Occupational Ergonomics.

Product Details
ISBN: 9783642133817
ISBN-10: 3642133819
Publisher: Springer
Publication Date: September 29th, 2010
Pages: 477
Language: English