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June 15, 2015

Modeling, Analysis and Solution of the Manufacturing and Distribution Activities – UL05-ALCO

Sponsor: Alcoa Corporation Research Team: Sunderesh Heragu, Gail W. DePuy, Gerald W Evans Universities Involved: University of Louisville Start Date: 09/01/05 End Date: 06/30/06 Summary: This project develops a linear, mixed-integer mathematical programming model to minimize cost and improve customer service levelsAlcoa Engineered Products (AEP) is interested in developing an […]
June 15, 2015

Center-Designated Project: University of Louisville – CDP-03 UL Strategic Research 02-03

Sponsor: CELDi Research Team: Gerald W. Evans Universities Involved: University of Louisville Start Date: 09/01/02 End Date: 10/15/03 Summary: Leveraging Center resources by identifying alternate funding resources.
June 15, 2015

Quantifying The Costs and Benefits of Product Variety on Key Performance Measures – UL08-EMCN

This research advocates the use of discrete-event simulation as a proactive tool in assessing the effect of product variety on production performance