Book 2014

Process Simulation and Optimization in Sustainable Logistics and Manufacturing

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ISBN: 978-3-319-07346-0 (Print) 978-3-319-07347-7 (Online)

Table of contents (12 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-viii

  2. Manufacturing Operations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 1-1

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      Pages 3-21

      Simulation Method for the Benefits of a Small Business in Sustainable World

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      Chapter

      Pages 23-42

      Operational Measurements for Evaluating the Transformation of Production-Logistics System and Their Reflecting in Simulation Software

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      Chapter

      Pages 43-57

      Methodology of Assortment Analysis in Companies with a Wide Range of Products for Building the Flexibility of Customer Service

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      Chapter

      Pages 59-68

      Global Sensitivity Analysis of Heijunka Controlled Assembly Line

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      Chapter

      Pages 69-83

      Stability Analysis of the Production System Using Simulation Models

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      Chapter

      Pages 85-96

      Simulation Modeling of Acrylic Bathtubs Production Using Task-Oriented Approaches as a Tool to Improve Energy Efficiency of Thermoforming Process

  3. Production Operations

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 97-97

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      Chapter

      Pages 99-109

      Simulation Analysis of Traffic Congestion in Mineral Mining Transport

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      Chapter

      Pages 111-123

      An Optimization Model in Support of Biomass Co-firing Decisions in Coal Fired Power Plants

  4. Supply Chain Management

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 125-125

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      Chapter

      Pages 127-139

      Using Simulation Modeling and Analysis to Assess the Effect of Variability and Flexibility on Supply Chain Lead Time

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      Chapter

      Pages 141-151

      Models of Organizing Transport Tasks Including Possible Disturbances and Impact of Them on the Sustainability of the Supply Chain

  5. Cross-Disciplinary Methodologies

    1. Front Matter

      Pages 153-153

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      Chapter

      Pages 155-166

      IDEF0 as a Project Management Tool in the Simulation Modeling and Analysis Process in Emergency Evacuation from Hospital Facility: A Case Study

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      Chapter

      Pages 167-184

      Transforming a Student Project into a Business Project: Case Study in Use of Simulation Tools