R.Yu. Simanchev, I.V. Urazova. Comparison and polyhedral properties of valid inequalities for a polytope of schedules for servicing identical requests ... P. 156-167

The paper considers the convex hull of a set of schedules for servicing identical requests by parallel devices. Precedence conditions are given on the set of requests. All requests enter the service queue simultaneously and have the same service duration. Interruptions in request servicing are prohibited. Time is discrete. The polyhedral properties of some previously constructed classes of valid inequalities are studied. The “depth” cuts are compared, and the strongest subclasses of cuts are found. The mutual arrangement of the schedule polyhedron and hyperplanes generated by inequalities is also studied.

Keywords: schedules, polytope, valid inequality, comparison of inequalities

Received May 11, 2023

Revised June 13, 2023

Accepted June 19, 2023

Funding Agency: This research was carried out within the state task of the Omsk Scientific Center SB RAS (project registration no. 121022000112-2).

Ruslan Yurievich Simanchev, Dr. Phys.-Math. Sci., Dostoevsky Omsk State University, Omsk, 644077 Russia; Omsk Scientific Center of SB RAS, Omsk, 644025 Russia, e-mail: osiman@rambler.ru

Inna Vladimirovna Urazova, Cand. Sci. (Phys.-Math.), Dostoevsky Omsk State University, Omsk, 644077 Russia, e-mail: urazovainn@mail.ru


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Cite this article as: R.Yu. Simanchev, I.V. Urazova. Comparison and polyhedral properties of valid inequalities for a polytope of schedules for servicing identical requests. Trudy Instituta Matematiki i Mekhaniki UrO RAN, 2023, vol. 29, no. 3, pp. 156–167; Proceedings of the Steklov Institute of Mathematics (Suppl.), 2023, Vol. 323, Suppl. 1, pp. S243–S254.