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Scheduling with timed automata. (English) Zbl 1088.68023
Summary: We present timed automata as a natural tool for posing and solving scheduling problems. We show how efficient shortest path algorithms for timed automata can find optimal schedules for the classical job-shop problem. We then extend these results to synthesize adaptive scheduling strategies for problems with uncertainty in task durations.

68M20 Performance evaluation, queueing, and scheduling in the context of computer systems
68Q45 Formal languages and automata
IF-2.0; Kronos; Uppaal
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