Andrew Schewring, Hans W. Guesgen
This paper describes the design and development of an application used to determine the most suitable way in which to pack a large quantity of small manufactured product items onto pallets for transportation. A novel constraint-based technique is used in the optimisation to allow for flexible specification of optimisation goals and ranking of solutions.
Subjects: 3.2 Geometric Or Spatial Reasoning; 15.2 Constraint Satisfaction
Submitted: Feb 9, 2007