Title

Optimizing the Configuration of a Keyboard Assembly Cell

Publication Type

Journal Article

Publication Date

1998

Abstract

Describes how the configuration of a three station serial keyboard assembly cell can be optimized using a combination of discrete event simulation modeling and experimental design techniques. Investigation based on a discrete event simulation model; Initial determination of optimum buffer sizes and number of pallets by factorial design.

Discipline

Computer Sciences | Operations Research, Systems Engineering and Industrial Engineering

Research Areas

Intelligent Systems and Decision Analytics

Publication

International Journal of Production Research

Volume

36

Issue

8

First Page

2131

Last Page

2144

ISSN

0020-7543

Identifier

10.1080/002075498192814

Publisher

Taylor and Francis

Additional URL

http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/002075498192814