Accession Number : AD0750409

Title :   The Two-Machine Flow-Shop with Random Processing Times,

Corporate Author : GEORGE WASHINGTON UNIV WASHINGTON D C PROGRAM IN LOGISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Brown,Mark ; Emmons,Hamilton

Report Date : 11 AUG 1972

Pagination or Media Count : 22

Abstract : The authors consider the problem of sequencing n jobs in a simple two-machine flow-shop with the objective of finding a schedule with stochastically smallest makespan. Results are derived under a special stochastic structure for the processing time distributions. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*SCHEDULING, MACHINE SHOP PRACTICE), STOCHASTIC PROCESSES, SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), RANDOM VARIABLES, DISTRIBUTION FUNCTIONS, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Operations Research
      Mfg & Industrial Eng & Control of Product Sys

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE