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Applied Simulation and Optimization: In Logistics, by Miguel Mujica Mota, Idalia Flores De La Mota

By Miguel Mujica Mota, Idalia Flores De La Mota

Presenting innovations, case-studies and methodologies that mix using simulation techniques with optimization strategies for dealing with difficulties in production, logistics, or aeronautical difficulties, this publication offers ideas to universal commercial difficulties in different fields, which variety from production to aviation difficulties, the place the typical denominator is the mix of simulation’s flexibility with optimization strategies’ robustness.

Providing readers with a finished advisor to take on comparable concerns in business environments, this article explores novel how you can face business difficulties via hybrid methods (simulation-optimization) that enjoy the benefits of either paradigms, so as to provide options to special difficulties in provider undefined, construction techniques, or offer chains, corresponding to scheduling, routing difficulties and source allocations, between others.

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