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Towards a distributed multi-agent framework for shared resources scheduling

Archimède, Bernard and Letouzey, Agnès and Memon, Muhammad Ali and Xu, Jiucheng Towards a distributed multi-agent framework for shared resources scheduling. (2014) Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing. ISSN 0956-5515

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Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.1007/s10845-013-0748-8

Abstract

Nowadays, manufacturers have to share some of their resources with partners due to the competitive economic environment. The management of the availability periods of shared resources causes a problem because it is achieved by the scheduling systems, which assume a local environ- ment where all resources are on the same site. Therefore, distributed scheduling with shared resources is an impor- tant research topic. In this communication, we introduce the architecture and behaviour of DSCEP framework (Dis- tributed, Supervisor, Customer, Environment, and Producer) under shared resources situation with disturbances. We are using a simple example of manufacturing system to illustrate the ability of DSCEP framework to solve the shared resources scheduling problem in complex systems.

Item Type:Article
Additional Information:The definitive version can is available at : http://link.springer.com/article/10.1007%2Fs10845-013-0748-8
Audience (journal):International peer-reviewed journal
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Institution:Université de Toulouse > Institut National Polytechnique de Toulouse - INPT (FRANCE)
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Deposited By: Agnès Letouzey
Deposited On:16 Jul 2013 15:23

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