# American Institute of Mathematical Sciences

April  2005, 1(2): 251-273. doi: 10.3934/jimo.2005.1.251

## A network simplex algorithm for simple manufacturing network model

 1 School of Science, Xian Jiaotong University, Xian, Shanxi, 710049, China 2 Department of Applied Mathematics, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Kowloon, Hong Kong, China 3 School of Mathematics and Information Science, Guangxi University, Guangxi, 53004, China

Received  June 2004 Revised  December 2004 Published  April 2005

In this paper, we propose a network model called simple manufacturing network. Our model is a combined version of the ordinary multicommodity network and the manufacturing network flow model. It can be used to characterize the complicated manufacturing scenarios. By formulating the model as a minimum cost flow problem plus several bounded variables, we present a modified network simplex method, which exploits the special structure of the model and can perform the computation on the network. A numerical example is provided for illustrating our method.
Citation: Jiangtao Mo, Liqun Qi, Zengxin Wei. A network simplex algorithm for simple manufacturing network model. Journal of Industrial & Management Optimization, 2005, 1 (2) : 251-273. doi: 10.3934/jimo.2005.1.251
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