Integrated Optimization of Mechanisms with Genetic …

optimization. In other words, this paper deals with the integrated optimization of mechanisms with genetic algorithms, and, in conclusion, the possible use of neural networks for complex mechanisms or processes. Keywords: Optimization, Mechanisms, Genetic Algorithm . 1. Introduction: The Need for an Integrated Optimal Design Process

Efficient design optimization of complex system through an ...

However, as commercial process integration and design optimization software packages focus on detailed design, which uses the high-fidelity models, it is difficult to perform the design optimization of a highly complex system, such as a combat vehicle.

Modeling and Optimization of Complex Building Energy ...

to represent the complex dynamics of buildings. We propose an input/output optimization algorithm which efficiently find the optimal control inputs for the model represented by RNN. The proposed modeling and optimization approaches open door to the integration of complex system dynamics modeling and decision-making.

Demontration of Integrated Optimization Software at the ...

This project encompassed the design, development, and demonstration of integrated online optimization systems at Dynegy Midwest Generation's Baldwin Energy Complex (BEC) located in Baldwin, Illinois. The overall project objective was to improve …

Integrated Scheduling and Dynamic Optimization of Complex ...

The processes can have complex network structures, allowing material splitting and mixing. The integrated problem is formulated as a mixed-integer dynamic optimization problem where a continuous-time scheduling model is linked to the dynamic models …

Center for Large Scale Complex Systems & Integrated ...

Welcome to CLION. Welcome to Center for Large Scale Complex Systems & Integrated Optimization Networks. The mission of CLION is the development of innovative solutions to large-scale networks and optimization problems in various defense and civilian applications, and in biomedical research areas.

Five Factors in Optimizing Complex Manufacturing ...

Technology and IIoT > Systems Integration. ... In a recent survey on optimization trends in ERP usage by market research firm GatePoint Research, executives shared their top priorities for boosting revenue and improving operations. ... More than one-third indicate that manufacturing operations are increasingly complex and almost 90% rate the ...

SAS Optimization | SAS

Drive better decision making. Identify and apply the best responses to complex, real-world problems. State-of-the-art methods for mathematical optimization are integrated with a full suite of data preparation, exploration, analytics and reporting capabilities – all in one unified environment.

Enterprise-wide optimization in an integrated chemical ...

An integrated chemical production complex provides a rich environment for the application of enterprise-wide optimization techniques. A world scale site can be composed of dozens of production ...

Antwerp: Total's largest integrated complex in Europe ...

A Highly Efficient Integrated Complex The complex is ideally situated in Antwerp's port area, in the thriving Antwerp-Rotterdam-Amsterdam (ARA) hub serving Europe's oil markets. The site comprises Europe's third-largest refinery, which processes 338,000 barrels of oil per day, a petrochemical plant and a facility that produces polymers ...

"Uncertainty-Integrated Surrogate Modeling for Complex ...

Uncertainty-Integrated Surrogate Modeling for Complex System Optimization. Author. Ali Mehmani, Syracuse University. ... "Uncertainty-Integrated Surrogate Modeling for Complex System Optimization" (2015). Dissertations - ALL. 227.

Integrated optimization method for coupling ...

Abstract: This paper investigates the problem of optimization method for coupling parametrization design of complex space system. The objective is to develop an integrated optimization framework to design complex space system. An improved collaborative optimization (ICO) strategy for complex design using hybrid optimization algorithm is proposed, which associates genetic algorithm (GA) with ...

INTEGRATED ENVIRONMENTAL DESIGN AND …

Figure 2 Scheme representing complex 3D analysis procedure on integrated design model 3. Integrated Environmental Design of Concrete Slabs – Application in Practice The application of principles of the integrated environmental design and optimization is shown on

Calculus I - Optimization

In this section we will be determining the absolute minimum and/or maximum of a function that depends on two variables given some constraint, or relationship, that the two variables must always satisfy. We will discuss several methods for determining the absolute minimum or maximum of the function. Examples in this section tend to center around geometric objects such as squares, boxes ...

Integration of simulation and optimization for solving ...

The integration of simulation and optimization methods allows decision-makers to master the dynamics of complex systems (Iassinovski et al. 2003). The integration of mathematical programming and ...

v115n12a2 Optimization of complex integrated water and ...

Optimization of complex integrated water and membrane network systems simulating the water network into a desired network structure and operational condition (Chew et al., 2008). Tan et al. (2009) presented a water network superstructure with a single membrane partitioning

ILOG CPLEX Optimization Studio - Overview | IBM

Build and solve complex optimization models to identify the best possible actions. ... It combines a fully featured integrated development environment that supports Optimization Programming Language (OPL) and the high-performance CPLEX and CP Optimizer solvers. It's data science for your decisions.

Simultaneous heat integration and parameter optimization ...

problems of optimal synthesis of heat integrated complex distillation flowsheets are complex, and the research on investigating and developing powerful methods to solve such problems remains open. Heat integration and parameter optimization for a given flowsheet structure of complex distillation columns is

PETRONAS Selects AspenTech Asset Optimization Software

BEDFORD, Mass. – August 20, 2018 – Aspen Technology, Inc. (NASDAQ:AZPN), the asset optimization software company, today announced that PETRONAS, ... RAPID and six major associated facilities that comprise the Pengerang Integrated Complex (PIC) are PETRONAS' largest downstream investment in Malaysia to date. ...

(696e) Integrated Scheduling and Dynamic Optimization of ...

To improve the performance of the entire process, the scheduling problem and the dynamic optimization problem should be solved in an integrated way such that the recipe data can be optimized in terms of the economic criteria [1-6]. However, solving the integrated problem is much more challenging than solving the subproblems sequentially.

Optimization Software - ION Geophysical

Optimization Software. Marlin is a secure cloud-based solution designed to maximize the safety and efficiency of complex offshore operations, which automatically integrates theatre-wide data sources in real-time with operational plans.

ISSN: 1992-8645 INTEGRATED OPTIMIZATION AND …

integrated form is the main form in complex manufacturing collaborative logistics network, this integration form is the external expressive form of virtual group which is formed by wide distribution network and multi-source resources. Due to the complex situation of multiple levels, regional and

Chapter 14 Integrated Optimization of Production Planning ...

Abstract The integrated optimization problem of multi-level production planning for large and complex discrete manufacturing system was taken as research object in this paper. Firstly, the decision-making process of multi-level distributed production planning in large and complex system was proposed based on system survey.

Q2S ERP - Q2S: Manufacturing ERP for complex and mass ...

Q2S is Quote to Ship: Manufacturing ERP solutions focusing on dynamic BOM for make-to-order industries with mass customization and complex products. Request a demo today.

Integrated Scheduling and Dynamic Optimization of Complex ...

We address the integration of scheduling and dynamic optimization for batch chemical processes. The processes can have complex network structures, allowing material splitting and mixing. The integrated problem is formulated as a mixed-integer dynamic optimization problem where a continuous-time scheduling model is linked to the dynamic models via processing times, processing costs, and batch ...

Research on Reliability and Cost Integrated Optimization ...

Research on Reliability and Cost Integrated Optimization Algorithm of Construction Project Logistics System Xiaoping Bai1, ... to reliability and cost integrated optimization research of this system are scarce. However, the high reliability of the ... The construction project logistics system is a complex system consisted of project owner ...

Enterprise-wide optimization in an integrated chemical complex

An integrated chemical production complex provides a rich environment for the application of enterprise-wide optimization techniques. A world scale site can be composed of dozens of production plants manufacturing hundreds of products.

INOCS – Integrated Optimization with Complex Structure

The INOCS team aims to develop new models, algorithmic techniques and implementations for problems with complex structure according to three types of optimization paradigms: mathematical optimization, bilevel optimization and robust/stochastic optimization.