Configurable, Mixed-Initiative Systems for Planning and Scheduling

Stephen Smith, O. Lassila, and Marcel Becker
Advanced Planning Technology, A. Tate, ed., AAAI Press, 1996


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Abstract
This paper discusses work aimed at accelerating the construction and introduction of planning and scheduling systems in complex application domains. We begin by outlining our basic perspective on planning and scheduling, and our assumptions about the requirements and characteristics of practical planning and scheduling problems. This leads to a particular constraint-based solution framework, and a specific architecture for configuring application systems. We describe OZONE, a planning and scheduling toolkit that implements these ideas, and give examples from different application building efforts that illustrate the efficacy of the approach.

Notes
Associated Center(s) / Consortia: Center for Integrated Manfacturing Decision Systems
Associated Lab(s) / Group(s): Intelligent Coordination and Logistics Laboratory
Associated Project(s): OZONE/DITOPS
Note: ISBN 0-929280-98-9

Text Reference
Stephen Smith, O. Lassila, and Marcel Becker, "Configurable, Mixed-Initiative Systems for Planning and Scheduling," Advanced Planning Technology, A. Tate, ed., AAAI Press, 1996

BibTeX Reference
@incollection{Smith_1996_738,
   author = "Stephen Smith and O. Lassila and Marcel Becker",
   editor = "A. Tate",
   title = "Configurable, Mixed-Initiative Systems for Planning and Scheduling",
   booktitle = "Advanced Planning Technology",
   publisher = "AAAI Press",
   month = "May",
   year = "1996",
   Notes = "ISBN 0-929280-98-9"
}