Volume 10, Issue 1 (March 2012)                   IJCE 2012, 10(1): 37-42 | Back to browse issues page

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This paper presents a strategy for using Harmony Search algorithm in facility layout optimization problems. In this paper an

adapted harmony search algorithm is developed for solving facility layout optimization problems. This method finds an optimal

facility arrangement in an existing layout. Two real-world case studies are employed to demonstrate the efficiency of this model.

A comparison is also made to illustrate the efficiency of these strategies in facility layout optimization

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Type of Study: Research Paper | Subject: Construction Management