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  • Decision support framework for coordinated production and transport scheduling in SCM 

    Bonfill Teixidor, Anna; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluís (Pergamon Press, 2008-06-08)
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  • Economic optimization of the water reuse network in batch process industries 

    Almato Guiteres, María; Sanmartí, E; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluis (Pergamon Press, 1999)
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    Water reuse has proved to be an efficient way to reduce freshwater demand and wastewater generation in process industries. In this paper, a methodology for minimizing the costs associated to water management in batch process ...
  • Enterprise-wide scheduling framework supported by knowledge management 

    Capon Garcia, Elisabeth; Muñoz Mata, Edrisi; Lainez, Jose M.; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluís (Elsevier, 2015)
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    The scheduling function determines the amount of each product to produce, the allocation of equipment and resources to tasks, as well as the sequencing and timing of such tasks, in order to fulfill plan production objectives. ...
  • Evaluating the performance of micro-training actions for environmental learning 

    Pérez Moya, Montserrat; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Rodríguez González, María Elena; Gallego, Rosalia; Meluni, Alesandro; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (2010)
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    The impact and significance of a training process may not be easily noticeable in the short term, and is difficult to track in the long term. This is more common when training targets are acquiring positive attitudes and ...
  • Flexible batch process and plant design using mixed-logic dynamic optimization: single-product plants 

    Moreno Benito, Marta; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluis (2014-11-05)
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    Batch manufacturing plants require the frequent adaptation of production facilities to incorporate internal and external uncertainties. The introduction of flexibility in the design of general-purpose plants represents a ...
  • Gestió de projectes experimentals al laboratori 

    Graells Sobré, Moisès; Pérez Moya, Montserrat; Bernal, Fernando; Boada Altarriba, Enric; Borràs Cristòfol, Núria; Calvet Tarragona, Aureli; Carral Mahia, Eva Mª; Dosta Parcerisa, Jordi; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; López Mesas, Montserrat; Miguel Gisbert, Leopoldo de; Pujol, Carme; Sánchez, Margarita; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; Capón García, Elisabet; Nadal Cabezas, Sergi; Pérez, Mar; Yélamos Ruiz, Ignacio; Bello, M. Camino; Ortega, Esther; San Antonio, Virginia (2014)
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  • Gestió de projectes experimentals al laboratori 

    Graells Sobré, Moisès; Pérez Moya, Montserrat; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Nadal, Sergio; Bernal Sánchez, Fernando; López Mesas, Montserrat; Pérez, Mar; Boada, Enric; Miguel Gisbert, Leopoldo de; Yélamos Ruiz, Ignacio; Borràs, Núria; Pujol, Carme; Bello, M. Camino; Calvet Tarragona, Aureli; Sánchez, Margarita; Ortega, Esther; Carral Mahia, Eva Mª; Valle Mendoza, Luis Javier del; San Antonio, Virginia; Dosta Parcerisa, Jordi; Capón García, Elisabet (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. Institut de Ciències de l'Educació, 2014-04-24)
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    Els plans d’estudi d'Enginyeria Química tenen assignatures troncals exclusivament de laboratori. Tot i així, la visió tradicional de la docència al laboratori continua essent la d’unes pràctiques complementàries a les ...
  • Improved short-term batch scheduling flexibility using variable recipes 

    Capón García, Elisabet; Moreno Benito, Marta; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (American Chemical Society (ACS), 2011-05-04)
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    Batch scheduling and control decision levels are usually optimized separately, even though integrated decisions would potentially increase the overall performance of the plant. This work aims at including in the scheduling ...
  • Improved time representation model for the simultaneous energy supply and demand management in microgrids 

    Silvente Saiz, Javier; Aguirre, Adrián; Zamarripa Pérez, Miguel Ángel; Méndez, Carlos A.; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (2015-07-01)
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    This paper analyses the operational decision making procedures required to address the simultaneous management of energy supplies and requests in a microgrid scenario, in order to best accommodate arbitrary energy availability ...
  • Improving automation standards via semantic modelling: Application to ISA88 

    Dombayci, Canan; Farreres de la Morena, Xavier; Rodríguez Hontoria, Horacio; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Graells Sobré, Moisès (2017-01-24)
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    Standardization is essential for automation. Extensibility, scalability, and reusability are important features for automation software that rely in the efficient modelling of the addressed systems. The work presented here ...
  • Incorporating environmental impacts and regulations in a holistic supply chains modeling: An LCA approach 

    Bojarski, Aarón David; Lainez Aguirre, José Miguel; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluís (Pergamon Press, 2009-05)
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    Corporate approaches to improve environmental performance cannot be undertaken in isolation, so a concerted effort along the supply chain (SC) entities is needed which poses another important challenge to managers. This ...
  • Incorporating online scheduling strategies in integrated batch-production control 

    Huercio Berenguer, Albert; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluis (Pergamon Press, 1995)
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    Given a set of product recipes, the main goal of production scheduling is to attain an optimal solution which satisfies the market demand taking into account a variety of constraints and specific policies. Thus, a schedule ...
  • Incremental learning fault detection algorithm based on hyperplane-distance 

    Ardakani, Mohammadhamed; Escudero Bakx, Gerard; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (Elsevier, 2016)
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    Traditional methods for Fault Detection and Diagnosis (FDD) usually, consider that processes operate under a single steady condition, but because of several reasons (e.g.: equipment aging), operation conditions of ...
  • Integrated game-theory modelling for multi enterprise-wide coordination and collaboration under uncertain competitive environment 

    Hjaila, Kefah; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluís; Lainez, José M.; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (Pergamon Press, 2017-03-04)
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    In this work, an integrated Game Theory (GT) approach is developed for the coordination of multi-enterprise Supply Chains (SCs) in a competitive uncertain environment. The conflicting goals of the different participants ...
  • Integrated management of hierarchical levels: towards a CAPE tool 

    Dombayci, Canan; Medina González, Sergio Armando; Graells Sobré, Moisès; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (2016-06)
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    The integration of decision-making procedures usually assigned to different hierarchical production systems requires the use of complex mathematical models and high computational efforts, in addition to the need of an ...
  • Integrated process and plant design optimisation of industrial scale batch systems: Addressing the inherent dynamics through stochastic and hybrid approaches 

    Moreno Benito, Marta; Dombayci, Canan; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluís (2015-01-01)
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    This work explores stochastic and hybrid solution approaches for dealing with the problem of integrated batch process development and plant design. The simultaneous optimization of batch process synthesis, task allocation ...
  • Integrating economic targets for simulaltaneous structural and operational decision making in the design of the control recipe 

    Moreno Benito, Marta; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluís (2010)
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    The interest in improving plant management is promoted by the benefits of dealing with more complex and versatile systems, which can adapt their production strategy to market fluctuations. In the present work, the capacity ...
  • Integrating process dynamics within batch process scheduling via mixed-integer dynamic optimization 

    Capón García, Elisabet; Guillén Gosálbez, Gonzalo; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (2013-10)
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    During batch process scheduling, products' batch size, processing conditions as well as operating times are usually established offline and considered out of the scope of the decision making stage. In practice, process ...
  • Integration of enterprise levels based on an ontological framework 

    Muñoz Mata, Edrisi; Capón García, Elisabet; Lainez, Jose M.; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio; Puigjaner Corbella, Lluís (2013-08)
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    Enterprises are highly complex systems in which one or more organizations share a definite mission, goals and objectives to offer a product or service. In this study, an ontological framework is built as a mechanism for ...
  • Knowledge-based approach for the integration of the planning and scheduling decision-making levels 

    Zamarripa Pérez, Miguel Ángel; Coccola, Mariana; Hjaila, Kefah; Silvente Saiz, Javier; Méndez, Carlos A.; Espuña Camarasa, Antonio (2013-06)
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    This work aims to integrate the tactical and operational decision making levels. A typical Scheduling mixed integer linear programming (MILP) model has been solved using several demand scenarios. The results have been ...