CLSP: Real Life Applications and Motivation to Study Lot Sizing Problems in Process Industries

  • Ravi Ramya
  • Chandrasekharan Rajendran
  • Hans Ziegler
  • Sanjay Mohapatra
  • K. Ganesh


Generally, the CLSP addresses the production planning problem in discrete manufacturing industries and continuous manufacturing industries. A brief explanation about the production planning in discrete manufacturing industries and continuous manufacturing industries with relevant examples is presented in Sects. 2.1.1 and 2.1.2, respectively.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Ravi Ramya
    • 1
  • Chandrasekharan Rajendran
    • 1
  • Hans Ziegler
    • 2
  • Sanjay Mohapatra
    • 3
  • K. Ganesh
    • 4
  1. 1.Department of Management StudiesIndian Institute of Technology MadrasChennai, TNIndia
  2. 2.Chair of Production and LogisticsUniversitát PassauPassauGermany
  3. 3.Xavier Institute of ManagementBhubaneswarIndia
  4. 4.SCM Center of Competence, McKinsey Knowledge CenterMcKinsey & CompanyChennai, TNIndia

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