Preliminary Program: Approximate Reasoning in Scheduling (ARS'97, Feb 11, 1997, Zurich)

Approximate Reasoning in Scheduling 97 (ars97@dbai.tuwien.ac.at)
Wed, 11 Dec 1996 17:11:43 +0100


First International Workshop on APPROXIMATE REASONING IN SCHEDULING
ARS'97 (http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/events/ars97.html)

To be held at the Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH),
Zurich, Switzerland
February 11, 1997

in conjunction with ISFL'97 (February 12 - 14, 1997), the
Second International ICSC Symposium on FUZZY LOGIC AND APPLICATIONS


Scientific Program

9:00
Welcome address and introduction
Wolfgang Slany

9:30
Approximating Scheduling for Real-time Multimedia Applications
Authors: Teik Guan Tan, Wynne Hsu
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-215.ps (592 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-215.ps.gz (73 KB)

10:00
Employing interactivity and visualization to augment the process
of machine-based rescheduling
Authors: George Melissargos, Pearl Pu
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-209.ps (16400 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-209.ps.gz (750 KB)

10:30
Break with coffee, cakes, fruits and juices

11:00
Optimal Polynomial Schedules: An Approach via Non-smooth Optimization
Authors: Wolfgang Achtziger, Karl-Heinz Zimmermann
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/431-211.ps (165 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/431-211.ps.gz (50 KB)

11:30
The GST Balancing Algorithm for Parallel and Distributed Systems
Author: David Sinclair
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-203.ps (242 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-203.ps.gz (61 KB)

12:00
Mathematical Modeling of Material and Information Flow
Authors: Stefan Graebe, Kurt Hingerl, Michael Schleicher, Gerfried Zeichen
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-213.ps (630 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-213.ps.gz (89 KB)

12:30
For lunch there is a canteen and a cafeteria on the ETH premises, located
in the same building as the conference (i.e. only a few minutes away).
Furthermore, there are quite a few restaurants nearby.

14:30
Models for Interactive Scheduling
Authors: Jacek Blazewicz, Guenter Schmidt
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-201.ps (195 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-201.ps.gz (40 KB)

15:00
Design the scheduling of a JIT environment
Authors: Jose Luis Sanchez, Alberto Gomez, Ricardo Del Olmo
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-206.ps (214 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-206.ps.gz (54 KB)

15:30
Sequencing with Neighbourhood Preferences
Author: Claudia Leopold
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-208.ps (152 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-208.ps.gz (50 KB)

16:00
Break with coffee, cakes, fruits and juices

16:30
A Genetic Multi-Criteria Approach to Job Shop Scheduling
Authors: Maria Pia Fanti, Bruno Maione, David Naso, Biago Turchiano
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-202.ps (249 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-202.ps.gz (65 KB)

17:00
Configuration, Mapping and Sequencing by Genetic Algorithms
Authors: Klaudia Dussa-Zieger, Markus Schwehm
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-210.ps (114 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/421-210.ps.gz (33 KB)

17:30
Three Fuzzy Theory Approaches for Scheduling System Design
Author: I.Burhan Turksen
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/431-214.ps (54 KB)
ftp://ftp.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/pub/ars/ars97/431-214.ps.gz (19 KB)

18:00
Break

19:00
Forum with sandwiches.
The forum will be held as a panel discussion.
Proposed subjects and panelists can be found at:
http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/marchives/ars/0006.html


Chairperson:

Wolfgang SLANY (ARS'97)
Institut fuer Informationssysteme (E 184-2)
Technische Universitaet Wien
Paniglg. 16, A-1040 Vienna, Austria, EUROPE

Tel: +43-1-58801-6123
Fax: +43-1-5055304
mailto:ars97@dbai.tuwien.ac.at
http://www.dbai.tuwien.ac.at/events/ars97.html


Participation:

Those wishing to attend the workshop should send a brief summary of
their interest in the workshop to the chairperson. Note that attendance
will, of necessity, be limited.

NOTE: EVERYONE ATTENDING THE ARS'97 WORKSHOP IS
REQUIRED TO REGISTER FOR THE MAIN ISFL'97 CONFERENCE.

Details on registration can be obtained from the organizers of the
ISFL'97 conference. They can be contacted at

ICSC CANADA
International Computer Science Conventions
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Millet, Alberta T0C 1Z0 / Canada

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Phone: +1-403-387-3546
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Information:

World-wide-web pages containing the latest information on the
workshop and the conference are available at

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http://www.compusmart.ab.ca/icsc/isfl97.htm

Additionally, a moderated electronic mailing list strictly limited to
the organization of ARS'97 has been set up. You are invited to join it
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For further information please contact the chairperson at the address
given above.

Sponsors:

Swiss Federal Institute of Technology (ETH), Zurich, Switzerland
ICSC, International Computer Science Conventions, Canada/Switzerland
Christian Doppler Laboratory for Expert Systems, Vienna, Austria
ERUDIT Special Interest Group (SIG) on FUZZY INFORMATION ENGINEERING