[ 515MOTSTLOU20 ] IK Transportation Logistics

Es ist eine neuere Version 2021W dieser LV im Curriculum Diploma programme Business Education 2023W vorhanden.
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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS B2 - Bachelor's programme 2. year Business Administration Sophie Parragh 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)KS „Grundlagen des Supply Chain Management“
Original study plan Bachelor's programme (*)Betriebswirtschaftslehre 2020W
Objectives Students are familiar with the fundamental (optimization) problems of (sustainable) transportation logistics. They are able to formulate them in a structured (mathematical) way. They understand the concepts and algorithms which are commonly used to solve these types of problems and they are able to apply them to case study problems.
Subject (*)
  • Basic graph theoretical concepts necessary to model transportation planning problems
  • Shortest paths problems, traveling salesman problem
  • Vehicle routing
  • Network optimization
  • Solution concepts and algorithms (exact and heuristic methods)
  • Applications (such as city logistics, disaster relief, last mile delivery)
Criteria for evaluation (*)Exam(s), exercises
Methods (*)Lecture, Discussion, Exercises
Language English and French
Study material (*)Toth, Paolo, and Daniele Vigo, eds. Vehicle routing: problems, methods, and applications. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 2014. Pointers to additional literature will be provided during class.
Changing subject? No
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority