Optimization for supply chain models with policies

M. Herty, Christian Ringhofer

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We develop a methodology to investigate optimal dynamic policies for a large class of supply networks. The basic underlying model is a fluid dynamic model for continuous product flows in continuous time. Discrete as well as continuous controls are implemented.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)651-664
Number of pages14
JournalPhysica A: Statistical Mechanics and its Applications
Issue number1-2
StatePublished - Jul 1 2007


  • Optimization
  • Policy models
  • Production lines

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Statistics and Probability
  • Condensed Matter Physics


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