Sheldon Lou

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Scholarly Papers (7)

1.

Robustness of Various Production Control Policies in Semiconductor Manufacturing

Productions and Operations Management, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 171-183, Summer 2000
Number of pages: 13 Posted: 12 Feb 2008
Houmin Yan, Sheldon Lou and Suresh Sethi
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management
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Abstract:

Simulation, Kanban, Two-Boundary Control, Push and Pull Production Policies, Re-Entrant Shop, Semiconductor Manufacturing, Robust Policies, Two-Boundry Control Policies, WIP, Wafer Fabrication

2.

Testing the Robustness of Two-Boundary Control Policies in Semiconductor Manufacturing

Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, Vol. 9, No. 2, pp. 285-288, 1996
Posted: 22 Jun 2009 Last Revised: 24 Jul 2009
The Chinese University of Hong Kong (CUHK) - Department of Systems Engineering & Engineering Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management, affiliation not provided to SSRN and affiliation not provided to SSRN

Abstract:

wafer fabrication, production control, robust policy, unreliable machines, cycle time reduction, WIP reduction, semiconductor manufacuring, two-boundary policy, inventory problem

3.

Analysis of a Class of Real-Time Multiproduct Lot Scheduling Policies

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 36, No. 2, pp. 243-248, 1991
Posted: 08 Apr 2008
Sheldon Lou, Suresh Sethi and Gerhard Sorger
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics

Abstract:

feedback, scheduling ,clear-the-largest-work policies, dynamical system, feedback policies, processing times, real-time multiproduct lot scheduling policies, scheduling problem, total work-in-process

4.

Equivalence of Mean Flow Time Problems and Mean Absolute Deviation Problems

Operations Research Letters, Vol. 9, No. 6, pp. 371-374, November 1990
Posted: 08 Apr 2008
Wieslaw Kubiak, Sheldon Lou and Suresh Sethi
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management

Abstract:

production, scheduling, parallel shop, deterministic, computational complexity

5.

Stability of Real-Time Lot Scheduling Policies for an Unreliable Machine

IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control, Vol. 37, No. 2, pp. 1966-1970, 1992
Posted: 08 Apr 2008
Sheldon Lou, Suresh Sethi and Gerhard Sorger
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Vienna - Faculty of Business, Economics, and Statistics

Abstract:

maintenance engineering, production control, reliability theory, stability, stochastic processes, preventive maintenance, random breakdowns, random repair times, real-time lot scheduling policies, recurrence, single-machine multiproduct manufacturing system, total work-in-process

6.

Optimal Feedback Production Planning in a Stochastic Two-Machine Flowshop

European Journal of Operational Research, Vol. 73, No. 2, pp. 331-345, March 1994
Posted: 08 Apr 2008
Sheldon Lou, Suresh Sethi and Qing Zhang
affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management and University of Georgia - Department of Mathematics

Abstract:

Production planning; Dynamic programming; Viscosity solutions; State constraints, feedback controls, optimal control theory

7.

Diffusion Approximation for a Controlled Stochastic Manufacturing System with Average Cost Minimization

Mathematics of Operations Research, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 895-922, 1995.
Posted: 26 Feb 2008
affiliation not provided to SSRN, affiliation not provided to SSRN, University of Missouri at Columbia - Department of Mathematics (Deceased) and University of Texas at Dallas - Naveen Jindal School of Management

Abstract:

Diffusion approximation, production control, average cost minimization, heavy traffic, Stochastic manufacturing systems, optimal control, asymptotic optmality, singular stochastic control