Research on a Framework of Agent-Based Collaborative Job-Shop Scheduling


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Because of the fierce competition among manufacturers and customers’ diverse needs, it is essential for manufacturers to organize virtual organization to enhance their agilities to the market. However, the job-shop scheduling becomes very complex and very difficult in a temporary virtual organization. To achieve a harmonious collaborative engineering environment, a framework of agent-based collaborative job-shop scheduling is proposed and resource conflicts are discussed, and the theory of rough set and fuzzy appraise are applied to mediate these conflicts.



Key Engineering Materials (Volumes 375-376)

Edited by:

Yingxue Yao, Xipeng Xu and Dunwen Zuo




G. M. Jiao et al., "Research on a Framework of Agent-Based Collaborative Job-Shop Scheduling", Key Engineering Materials, Vols. 375-376, pp. 729-732, 2008

Online since:

March 2008




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