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Courses at Luleå university of technology

Applied Operations Research

7.5 Credits, Course, bachelor's level, D0001B
The course provides basic knowledge of Operations Research, i.e. the application of modern mathematical modeling for planning and analysis of various unit operations in a system so all operations are performed at the right time with optimal cost.

The course includes the topics of Problem modeling (art of modelling, and development and construction of models), Linear programming (formulation and graphical solution to different optimization problems, Simplex method, and transportation model), Network problems (including  PERT-CPM) and Queuing models (basic elements of queuing model and queuing decision models).
The students will work individually and in groups to apply Operations Research techniques to solve real-life problems. 


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Behzad Ghodrati

Behzad Ghodrati, Professor

Organisation: Operation and Maintenance, Operation, Maintenance and Acoustics, Department of Civil, Environmental and Natural Resources Engineering
Phone: +46 (0)920 491456