A comparative study of cell formation in cellular manufacturing systems
International Journal of Production Research
Taylor & Francis
2395 - 2429
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This paper analyses and evaluates six of the promising cell formation techniques by comparing and contrasting them in relation to the scores of efficiency indices of the exceptional elements and inner-cell densities, work-load balance, and under-utilizations in different scenarios. Accordingly, all six are more or less altered with proper extensions to realize a broader capability. Effectiveness of the suggested efficiency measures in the evaluation is also illustrated. Each technique seems to have a favourite operating area of its own considering a variety of factors. © 1994 Taylor & Francis Group, LLC.
Furnace and oven manufacturing
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Displaying, and controlling Industrial process variables
Published Version (Please cite this version)http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/00207549408957075
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