Disassembly Line Scheduling with Genetic Algorithms

Luminița Duță, Florin Gheorghe Filip, Jean-Michel Henrioud, Ciprian Popescu


Disassembly is part of the demanufacturing and it is meant to obtain components and materials from end-of-life products. An essential performance objective of a disassembly process is the benefits it brings, that is the revenue brought by the retrieved parts and material, diminished by the cost of their retrieval operations. A decision must be taken to balance an automatic disassembly line. A well balanced line will decrease the cost of disassembly operations. An evolutionary (genetic) algorithm is used to deal with the multi-criteria optimization problem of the disassembly scheduling.


control, scheduling algorithms, evolutionary programming, genetic algorithms

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.15837/ijccc.2008.3.2395

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