Efficient computation of project characteristics in a series-parallel activity network with interval durations

  • Paweł Zieliński
Part of the CISM International Centre for Mechanical Sciences book series (CISM, volume 482)


The paper deals with the problems of computing the completion time of a project, floats and the earliest and the latest starting times of activities, and of evaluating criticality of activities in a network with uncertain durations specified as intervals. We show efficient methods for determining these project characteristics in the network having a series-parallel topology.


Completion Time Decomposition Tree Path Tree Dynamic Tree Project Characteristic 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Paweł Zieliński
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  1. 1.Institute of Mathematics and Computer ScienceWrocław University of TechnologyWroclaw

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