• 1 Flow lines with stochastic processing times underCONWIP control
  • 2 Linear programming modeling of CONWIP owlines
  • 2.1 Outline of the approach
  • 2.2 Performance evaluation of CONWIP systems via linear pro-gramming
  • 2.3 Optimization-oriented models
  • 3 Numerical results
  • 3.1 Accuracy of production rate estimates
  • 3.2 Optimizing CONWIP levels via the linear programming ap-proach
  • 4 Conclusion and further researchReferences