Applications of genetic search and simulated annealing to the two-dimensional non-guillotine cutting stock problem
Computers and Industrial Engineering
Bottom left algorithm, Difference process, Genetic algorithm, Simulated annealing
We applied a genetic algorithm and a simulated annealing approach to the two-dimensional non-guillotine cutting stock problem and carried out experimentation on several test cases. The performance and efficiency of these two heuristic algorithms on this problem were compared.
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