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A Hybrid Cuckoo Algorithm for Lot Scheduling Problem Using Extended Basic Period and Power of Two Policy

Keywords: Economic Lot Scheduling Problem, Basic Period Approach, Extended Basic Period Approach, Hybrid Cuckoo Search Algorithm

Mehran University Research Journal of Engineering & Technology

Volume 35 ,  Issue 2


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