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Cynthia C Martin, Philip R Thrift, Marion C Lineberry: Systems and methods for planning the scheduling travel routes. Texas Instruments Incorporated, W Daniel Swayze Jr, Richard L Donaldson, Leo N Heiting, December 21, 1993: US05272638 (429 worldwide citation)

A method is provided for using a computer to select a travel route based on a selected performance criteria from a plurality of possible travel routes connecting a plurality of destinations. Information is input describing the location of each destination to be visited. For each pair of destinations ...


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Paul J Kline, Michael A Kilgore, Cynthia C Martin: Apparatus and method for controlling and scheduling processing machines. Texas Instruments Incorporated, W Daniel Swayze Jr, W James Brady III, Richard L Donaldson, August 22, 1995: US05444632 (54 worldwide citation)

A method and apparatus selects a period of time for evaluating process resources and lots to be processed by the process resources. Selected lots and selected process resource are chosen that are available to be processed by the process resource and that are available to process the selected lots re ...


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Kline Paul J, Cynthia C Martin, Kilgore Michael A: Device and method for controlling and scheduling processor. Texas Instr &Lt Ti&Gt, March 26, 1996: JP1996-083115

PURPOSE: To provide a method and device for generating an optimum schedule with respect to the manufacture of plural lots in distributed factories. CONSTITUTION: Time for evaluating a process resource 200 and a lot 210 to be processed by the process resource 200 is selected. The lot 210 and the proc ...