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Production Planning and Order Fulfilment in Hybrid Make-to-Order / Make-to-Forecast Production System
Written by
Valgerður Helga Einarsdóttir 1984


In this thesis the pharmaceutical industry, a highly competitive industry that requires great level of quality, low costs and high customer satisfaction is examined. The main objective is to identify aspects that can be improved in a production process. It explains a current production process wh... (905 characters more)


Optimization of the Gate Assignment Problem at Keflavík International Airport
Written by
Hanna María Hermannsdóttir 1988


The assignment of flights to gates is a complicated and an important scheduling problem that airport management faces daily. The assignment is complex due to different features gates can have and therefore all flights cannot be assigned to all gates. Gate assignments need to be suitable for the a... (1,407 characters more)


Feasibility assessment of expansion options for a fish feed factory in Iceland
Written by
Ágúst Freyr Dansson 1988


Fish farming in Iceland has been growing steadily since 2008. With better farming technologies it is becoming increasingly profitable and demand for feed is increasing. Domestic fish feed factories will not be capable of producing enough feed to supply the Icelandic market in the coming years if ... (753 characters more)


Blood Bank Inventory Management Analysis
Written by
Elísabet Guðbjörnsdóttir 1987


Bæting ferla blóðbankans er flókið ferli. Blóð er viðkvæm vara með óvissu í bæði framboði og eftirspurn. Blóðbankastjórnun er því leit að jafnvægi milli skorts og sóunar vegna ofgnóttar. Það er nauðsynlegt fyrir heilbrigðiskerfið að til sé nóg af blóðeiningum til staðar í blóðbankanum. Áskorunin ... (1,202 characters more)


Þroski minnstu fyrirburanna 1988-2012
Written by
Olga Sigurðardóttir 1991


Inngangur: Framfarir í meðferð minnstu fyrirburanna (fæðingarþyngd ≤1000 g) hafa verið miklar á síðastliðnum áratugum og lífslíkur þessa sjúklingahóps hafa aukist umtalsvert. Börnin sem lifa af verða sífellt fleiri og þau fæðast minni og óþroskaðri en áður. Vegna smæðar sinnar og vanþroska eru þe... (2,978 characters more)