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Agent-Based Simulation For Supply Chain Transport Corridors

Kamalendu Pal
2015 Zenodo  
Supply chains are the backbone of trade and commerce. Their logistics use different transport corridors on regular basis for operational purpose.  ...  This paper presents the use of multi-agent systems (MAS) to model and simulate some aspects of transportation corridors, and in particular the area of weighbridge resource optimization for operational  ...  In project ADE [18] , agents have been used to model supply chains using delegation-based event handling.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1107369 fatcat:wr5rus5wjzh6bcxbkuewnd76su

Multi-agent Simulation-Based Collaborative Inventory Management to Architecture Prefabricated Components

Du Juan, Shu-Uts Silc Business School, Shanghai University, Shanghai, P. R. China and also with Research Center for Building Industrialization, Shanghai University and Shanghai Urban Construction (Group) Corporation, Shanghai, P. R. China, Gao Bonan, Yuan Fan
2018 International Journal of Engineering and Technology  
Based on the collaborative supply logistics theory, multi-Agent modeling, simulation technology, this paper uses multi-Agent platform to simulate interactive among component factories, assembly center  ...  Index Terms-Multi-agent simulation, prefabricated component, supply chain, inventory management. I.  ...  ACKNOWLEDGMENT This research has been supported by Natural Science Foundation of Shanghai (Project No. 15ZR1415000).  ... 
doi:10.7763/ijet.2018.v10.1064 fatcat:a525yb72rndftfus5lhj2clrc4

Simulation and Optimization Techniques for Sawmill Yard Operations—A Literature Review

Asif Rahman, Siril Yella, Mark Dougherty
2014 Journal of Intelligent Learning Systems and Applications  
This paper gives a review on recent developments and challenges associated with simulation and optimization techniques.  ...  The combination of simulation and optimization technique identifies the optimal strategy by simulating all complex behaviours of the system under consideration including objectives and constraints.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to thank the anonymous reviewers for their valuable comments that greatly helped us to improve the contents of this paper.  ... 
doi:10.4236/jilsa.2014.61003 fatcat:tn6zuv6zybfotlbaxcshx5joam

Logistics Flow Optimization for Advanced Management of the Crisis Situation

Imane Chakir, Mohamed El Khaili, Mohamed Mestari
2020 Procedia Computer Science  
The crisis management logistics is getting more and more attention, especially in the current context of the COVID-19 pandemic.  ...  We therefore propose to find mathematical models, and inter-agent cooperation protocols, to minimize the risk of stock shortage in any area of ​​the supply chain.  ...  We then propose a multi-agent organization dedicated to the modeling and optimization of a crisis management supply chain by detailing the architecture of our system and the behaviors of the various agents  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.procs.2020.07.059 pmid:32834880 pmcid:PMC7409930 fatcat:gkv6okkc75d4ppscr7dskwbcem

A simulation-based decision support framework for real-time supply chain risk management

Mustafa Güller, Emre Koc, Tobias Hegmanns, Michael Henke, Bernd Noche
2015 International Journal of Advanced Logistics  
Real Time Data Data mining in order to provide useful information to aid supply chain risk management, simulation and visualization Supply Changes Change (Risk) Drivers Change (Risk) Categories After  ...  Large scale data harmonization Visualization Real-time decision support Integrated Supply Chain Risk Management 7 Agent-based Simulation Environment Behavior System Dynamics Djanatliev  ...  MUSTAFA GÜLLER Chair of Enterprise Logistics TU Dortmund, Dortmund, 44227, GERMANY guller@lfo.tu-dortmund.de  ... 
doi:10.1080/2287108x.2015.1008948 fatcat:x6kcfvqrtbh23iutmtid6navnm

EVALUATING OPERATING DISTRIBUTION STRATEGIES IN SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT USING A HYBRID SIMULATION APPROACH

Tarak A. Housein, Amer A Boushaala
2010 ERJ. Engineering Research Journal  
This paper presents an innovative hybrid simulation modeling approach developed for supply chains.  ...  The complex system is modelled using the powerful discrete-event simulation software DOSIMIS-3 and C++ DLL is developed for this purpose.  ...  As part of the work, the team developed agents for various functions of supply chain management systems.  ... 
doi:10.21608/erjm.2010.67329 fatcat:bm4zdivoevgmzhmtdd5aeawhwe

Distributed architecture for a supply chain by integrating a multi- agent approach using simulation

Oscar Rubiano-Ovalle, José I. García-Melo
2021 Journal de Ciencia e Ingeniería  
The methodology was developed based on three fundamental concepts: CPN as design tool, Supply Chain (SC) Architecture and Multi-Agent Systems (MAS).  ...  The results show that a distributed supply chain structure, using multi-agent architecture, first, offers robust information and physical flows, and secondly, contributes to supply time reduction, communication  ...  Declaration of Conflicting Interests The author declared no potential conflicts of interest with respect to the research, authorship, and/or publication of this article.  ... 
doi:10.46571/jci.2021.2.1 fatcat:ylz2efizrrf2tmz2olivnoujfe

Agent-based Collaborative Supply Net Management [chapter]

Bernd Scholz-Reiter, Hartmut Höhns
2003 Collaborative Systems for Production Management  
Finally an example is given that sketches the idea of an agent-based simulation approach to tackle the bullwhip effect Keywords Collaborative Supply Chain Management, multi-agent systems, SCOR-Model.  ...  Thus, this paper proposes an agent-based approach to collaborative supply net management, based on the SCOR-Model (Supply chain Operations Reference-mode!).  ...  ACKNOWLEDGEMENTS The work presented in this paper is a part of a research project*, which is currently founded by the Deutsche Forschungsgemeinschaft (DFG), SCHO 540/8-1 (Department of Planning and Control  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35698-3_1 fatcat:hm4wqc33yrgobc6owioqdmeck4

Industrial logistics systems: theory and applications

Angappa Gunasekaran, King-Lun Choy
2012 International Journal of Production Research  
The proposed agent architecture can assist manufacturing industries to efficiently manage their green supply chain system and complex logistics issues.  ...  In order to resolve the complexity of the task, the article "A multi-agent architecture for reverse logistics in green supply chain" by Mishra et al. proposes a multi-agent architecture to handle recycling  ...  chain management functions.  ... 
doi:10.1080/00207543.2011.581001 fatcat:g56jaxihevbopozpkymnvfngxi

A generic framework for simulation of supply networks with bargaining agents [chapter]

N. B. Szirbik, G. R. Wagner, J. A. Poutré
2003 Collaborative Systems for Production Management  
In this paper we present the main aspects of the problem of simulation of a supply chain using an agent-based system.  ...  We show how the experimentation with such a simulation test bed can be used to implement agent-based information systems for supply network management.  ...  chain planning" and "supply chain management").  ... 
doi:10.1007/978-0-387-35698-3_23 fatcat:63wh6kj5zfem7j2b3dmkhnhyey

Concept for a Supply Chain Digital Twin

Sergey Yevgenievich Barykin, Andrey Aleksandrovich Bochkarev, Olga Vladimirovna Kalinina, Vladimir Konstantinovich Yadykin
2020 International journal of mathematical, engineering and management sciences  
There is currently a discussion going on in the scientific community about using digital twins and modeling to manage risks in the supply chains.  ...  Through optimizing and simulating of the supply chains, companies can generate new information about the impact of failure and influence the supply chain and its performance by looking at various scenarios  ...  Acknowledgements This research work was supported by the Academic Excellence Project 5-100 proposed by Peter the Great St. Petersburg Polytechnic University. References  ... 
doi:10.33889/ijmems.2020.5.6.111 fatcat:ukar2zvyyjc3rmpvrdroj2op64

Agent-based supply chain management—1: framework

Nirupam Julka, Rajagopalan Srinivasan, I Karimi
2002 Computers and Chemical Engineering  
A DSS for petrochemical cluster management is described together with a prototype DSS for crude procurement in a refinery. # Nomenclature 3PL third party logistics ADE agent development environment DSS  ...  Supply chain elements are classified as entities, flows and relationships. Software agents are used to emulate the entities i.e. various enterprises and their internal departments.  ...  Acknowledgements The authors would like to acknowledge financial support provided by The Logistics Institute */Asia Pacific, National University of Singapore.  ... 
doi:10.1016/s0098-1354(02)00150-3 fatcat:skbtepo5v5eldacsuz23gtdkdu

Research outlook: A study about inland ports in the Physical Internet

Sandra Stein
2018 Zenodo  
Currently, freight transport networks are more or less fragmented and are mainly "managed" by forwarders, shippers or logistics service providers - there is no integrally operating transport network.  ...  They form the backbone of an interconnected, synchromodal logistics network and link flows to and from various origins and destinations.  ...  logistics and supply chain management (cf.  ... 
doi:10.5281/zenodo.1421617 fatcat:knpdqxmbznfkjaaqburgttt4jq

Incorporating risks in City Logistics

Eiichi Taniguchi, Russell G. Thompson, Tadashi Yamada
2010 Procedia - Social and Behavioral Sciences  
We describe the classification of risks related to city logistics based on the source of difficulty for assessing risks caused by events.  ...  This paper presents a review on incorporating risks caused by natural and manmade hazards in city logistics modelling.  ...  This leads problems associated with supply chain and logistics management when using MOP.  ... 
doi:10.1016/j.sbspro.2010.04.005 fatcat:xlme7n2ewjby7ng5q7oxdu53na

Implications of mass customisation on business information systems

Andreas J. Dietrich, Stefan Kirn, Ingo J. Timm
2006 International Journal of Mass Customisation  
New and innovative concepts are needed to keep transaction costs low and information logistics transparent.  ...  Using a case study from the footwear industry, we present an innovative multiagent approach, which uses information represented with explicit machine-understandable semantics for coordinating and negotiating  ...  Research presented in this paper has been funded by the German Federal Ministry for Education and Research (BMBF, Grant 02PD1120) within the project EwoMacs. 2 Additional funding was achieved by the Deutsche  ... 
doi:10.1504/ijmassc.2006.008623 fatcat:zpznj7ohvzfj7p7k3mi3gpm3by
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