Computerized winder and cutter scheduling

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A summary of the history and current state of deckle filling by computer software is presented using non-mathematical terminology. The techniques commonly used to produce deckle fills are described including the basic algorithmic approaches such as linear programming and sequential approach. The requirements of a fully automatic deckle filling software module are also discussed, and a new hybrid approach for time sequencing in deckle filling systems is proposed.

Original languageEnglish
Number of pages7
Publication statusPublished - 1 Dec 1999

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