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|Title: ||Viewpoint on “A note on unrelated parallel machine scheduling with time-dependent processing times”|
|Authors: ||Li, Chung-Lun|
|Issue Date: ||Dec-2008 |
|Publisher: ||Palgrave Macmillan|
|Citation: ||Journal of the Operational Research Society, Dec. 2008, v. 59, no. 12, 1696-1697.|
|Abstract: ||In a recent article, Kuo et al study an unrelated parallel machine scheduling problem in which the processing time of a job is a linear function of its start time and the objective is to minimize the sum of job completion times (Kuo et al, 2008). They show that the problem is polynomial-time solvable when the number of machines is fixed. However, the computational complexity of their solution method is high. We provide here a modified solution method with an improved running time complexity.|
|Description: ||DOI: 10.1057/palgrave.jors.2602648|
|Rights: ||© 2008 Operational Research Society Ltd.|
This is a post-peer-review, pre-copyedit version of an article published in Journal of the Operational Research Society. The definitive publisher-authenticated version C.-L. Li, Journal of the Operational Research Society, 59, 1696–1697 (2008) is available online at: http://www.palgrave-journals.com/jors/journal/v59/n12/full/2602648a.html.
|Type: ||Journal/Magazine Article|
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