Project Scheduling with Time Windows and Scarce Resources : Temporal and Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling with Regular and Nonregular Objective Functions

Main Authors: Neumann, Klaus, Schwindt, Christoph (Author), Zimmermann, Jürgen (Author)
Corporate Author: SpringerLink (Online service)
Format: eBook
Language:English
Published: Berlin, Heidelberg Springer Berlin Heidelberg 2003, 2003
Edition:2nd ed. 2003
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1 Temporal Project Scheduling
  • 1.1 Minimum and maximum time lags
  • 1.2 Activity-on-node project networks
  • 1.3 Temporal project scheduling computations
  • 1.4 Orders in the set of activities
  • 2 Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling — Minimization of Project Duration
  • 2.1 Formulation of the problem
  • 2.2 Cycle structures in activity-on-node project networks
  • 2.3 Properties of the feasible region
  • 2.4 Different types of shifts and sets of schedules
  • 2.5 Branch-and-bound and truncated branch-and-bound methods
  • 2.6 Priority-rule methods
  • 2.7 Schedule-improvement procedures
  • 2.8 Experimental performance analysis
  • 2.9 Application to make-to-order production in manufacturing industry
  • 2.10 Regular objective functions different from project duration
  • 2.11 Calendarization
  • 2.12 Project scheduling with cumulative resources
  • 2.13 Project scheduling with synchronizing resources
  • 2.14 Project scheduling with sequence-dependent changeover times
  • 2.15 Multi-mode project scheduling problems
  • 2.16 Application to batch production in process industries
  • 3 Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling — Minimization of General Objective Functions
  • 3.1 Different objective functions
  • 3.2 Additional types of shifts and sets of schedules
  • 3.3 Classification of objective functions
  • 3.4 Time complexity of time-constrained project scheduling
  • 3.5 Relaxation-based approach for function classes 1 to 5
  • 3.6 Tree-based approach for function classes 6 and 7
  • 3.7 Priority-rule methods
  • 3.8 Schedule-improvement procedures
  • 3.9 Application to investment projects
  • 3.10 Hierarchical project planning
  • References
  • List of Symbols
  • Three-Field Classification for Resource-Constrained Project Scheduling