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Human-centric factories 4.0: A mathematical model for job allocation

Published on Sep 1, 2016
· DOI :10.1109/RTSI.2016.7740613
Maurizio Fiasché5
Estimated H-index: 5
(Polytechnic University of Milan),
Marta Pinzone7
Estimated H-index: 7
(Polytechnic University of Milan)
+ 2 AuthorsMarco Taisch19
Estimated H-index: 19
(Polytechnic University of Milan)
Abstract
In Industry 4.0 the optimal allocation of a pool of available workers is a very important issue. Solving this problem can improve the performance of the company and the life of workers with positive returns on productivity. Moreover, from a computational perspective, this problem is extremely interesting because it could have a combinatorial explosion and become very hard to solve. In this paper, a mathematical model applied to a real business case is presented. Some preliminary tests and results are discussed.
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