Proposal of a Reference Framework for Manufacturing Systems Engineering

  • Gregor von Cieminski
  • Marco Macchi
  • Marco Garetti
  • Hans-Peter Wiendahl
Part of the IFIP — The International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 108)


The authors propose a “generic” reference framework to integrate modeling methods typically adopted to engineer a manufacturing system under a unifying “umbrella”. These methods — from formal descriptive modelling to analytical modelling and simulation modelling methods — originate from different disciplines and serve different purposes.


Facility Layout Reference Framework Facility Layout Problem Life Cycle Phase Engineering Methodology 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Gregor von Cieminski
    • 1
  • Marco Macchi
    • 2
  • Marco Garetti
    • 2
  • Hans-Peter Wiendahl
    • 1
  1. 1.IFAUniversity of HannoverGermany
  2. 2.DIGPolitecnico di MilanoItaly

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