Stochastic models for warehousing systems



Programme & Abstracts Thursday October 29, 2009

09.30-09.45 Opening  
09.45-10.45 Keynote lecture Sunderesh Heragu Analytical Models for Design, Planning and Operation of Warehousing Systems
10.45-11.15 Break  
11.15-11.45 Ricky Andriansyah Simulation Model of a Single-Server Order Picking Workstation using Aggregate Process Times
11.45-12.15 Marco Melacini Design of OPS: insights from Italian research
12.15-12.45 José Larco Martinelli Behavioral Goal Setting Models for Operations Management
12.45-14.00 Lunch  
14.00-15.00 Keynote lecture Ben Montreuil Evolution of Logistic Center Conceptualization : Meeting the Physical Internet Challenges
15.00-15.30 Break  
15.30-16.00 Ananth Krishnamurthy Vehicle Interference Effects in Warehousing Systems with Autonomous Vehicles
16.00-16.30 Yeming Gong Using stochastic networks to improve the flexibility of  warehouses operations in public storage
16.30-17.00 Liqiang Liu Queueing Network Analysis of Compact Picking Systems
18.00 Workshop Dinner  

 Friday October 30, 2009

09.30-10.30 Keynote lecture Rene de Koster Warehouse assessment in a single tour
10.30-11.00 Break  
11.00-11.30 Roelof Hamberg Development of new warehousing systems and the use of modeling
11.30-12.00 Kees Jan Roodbergen Layout methods for order picking areas
12.00-12.30 Bruno van Wijngaarden Dynamic models and strategies to control warehouse processes
12.30-13.30 Lunch  
13.30-14.30 Kai Furmans Blocking phenomena in Order-picking Systems
14.30-15.00 Break  
15.00-15.30 Jérémie Gallien To Wave Or Not To Wave? Order Release Policies for Warehouses with an Automated Sorter
15.30-16.00 Yugang Yu Does Class-Based Storage Really Reduce Travel Time?
16.00-16.30 Maria Vlasiou The contraction principle in two-carousel warehousing models