Buffer level control of unreliable manufacturing systems Conference Paper uri icon


  • We examine the form of the steady-state probability distribution, when a buffer level control is applied to an unreliable manufacturing system. We demonstrate how the internal dynamics of part flow in the network can lead to discontinuities in the probability densities.

published proceedings

  • Proceedings of the American Control Conference

author list (cited authors)

  • Perkins, J. R., & Kumar, P. R.

complete list of authors

  • Perkins, JR||Kumar, PR

publication date

  • December 1992