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Title: Single machine due-date scheduling of jobs with decreasing start-time dependent processing times
Authors: Cheng, T. C. Edwin
Kang, Liying
Ng, Chi-to Daniel
Subjects: Single machine scheduling
Due-date
Deteriorating jobs
Issue Date: May-2005
Publisher: Blackwell Publishing
Source: International transactions in operational research, May 2005, v. 12, no. 3, p. 355-366.
Abstract: We study the problem of scheduling jobs whose processing times are decreasing functions of their starting times. We consider the case of a single machine and a common decreasing rate for the processing times. The problem is to determine an optimal combination of the due date and schedule so as to minimize the sum of due date, earliness and tardiness penalties. We give an O(n log n) time algorithm to solve this problem.
Description: Published version at http://dx.doi.org/10.1111/j.1475-3995.2005.501_1.x
Rights: International Transactions in Operational Research © 2005 International Federation of Operational Research Societies. The definitive version is available at www.blackwell-synergy.com.
Type: Journal/Magazine Article
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/10397/1079
DOI: 10.1111/j.1475-3995.2005.501_1.x
ISSN: 0969-6016
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