Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing

, Volume 26, Issue 6, pp 1201–1215 | Cite as

Swarm lexicographic goal programming for fuzzy open shop scheduling

  • Juan José Palacios
  • Inés González-Rodríguez
  • Camino R. Vela
  • Jorge Puente
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Abstract

In this work we consider a multiobjective open shop scheduling problem with uncertain processing times and flexible due dates, both modelled using fuzzy sets. We adopt a goal programming model based on lexicographic multiobjective optimisation of both makespan and due-date satisfaction and propose a particle swarm algorithm to solve the resulting problem. We present experimental results which show that this multiobjective approach achieves as good results as single-objective algorithms for the objective with the highest priority, while greatly improving on the second objective.

Keywords

Open shop scheduling Fuzzy processing times Flexible due dates Particle swarm optimisation Lexicographic goal programming 

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Juan José Palacios
    • 1
  • Inés González-Rodríguez
    • 2
  • Camino R. Vela
    • 1
  • Jorge Puente
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of ComputingUniversity of OviedoGijónSpain
  2. 2.Department of Mathematics, Statistics and ComputingUniversity of CantabriaSantanderSpain

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