modeFRONTIER applications in Brazilian industry

Guilherme Jenovencio (ESSS)

Brazilian industry is spread in wide variety of sector as Aerospace, Oil & Gas, Mining, Logistics & Supply Chain, Energy, etc. Despite their differences, a set of companies such as Embraer, Petrobras, Vale and WEG are using Optimization Techniques to better design products and processes.

The methodologies used by these companies are going to be introduced and demonstrated by some user cases.

The highlights are a new modified Marquardt algorithm to solve a marketing equilibrium problem, the methodology to solve a bin packing problem with fixed number of variables, and an Excel interface to run modeFRONTIER projects.