Energy-oriented machine scheduling for identical parallel machines

Start date: 31.05.2006
Duration: 10/2002-05/2006
Funded by: Universität Augsburg
Local head of project: Dipl.-Kfm. Markus Rager
Local scientists: Prof. Dr. Axel Tuma


A machine scheduling in consideration of energy-oriented information about single production orders supports an efficient use of energy sources (e.g. electric power, heating oil or natural gas). This leads to a corresponding cost reduction as well as to a reduction of greenhouse gases.