[ 926LOMASPZU22 ] IK Advanced Topics in Production, Logistics and Supply Chain Management

Es ist eine neuere Version 2023W dieser LV im Curriculum Master's programme Economic and Business Analytics 2023W vorhanden.
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Workload Education level Study areas Responsible person Hours per week Coordinating university
3 ECTS M1 - Master's programme 1. year Business Administration Sophie Parragh 2 hpw Johannes Kepler University Linz
Detailed information
Pre-requisites (*)KS Operations and Supply Chain Management und IK Operations and Supply Chain Management ODER KS Operations Research und IK Operations Research
Original study plan Master's programme Business Informatics 2022W
Objectives Students have an in-depth knowledge of selected advanced topics in production, logistics and supply chain management. They are able to describe planning problems using appropriate models and they are able to select and apply appropriate concepts and (solution) approaches.

Topic "Transportation Logistics": Students have in-depth knowledge in long-term tactical as well as short-term operational distribution planning, such as parcel delivery, service technician routing and scheduling, patient transport etc.

Topic "Multi-Objective Optimization": Students dispose of in-depth knowledge in modeling and solving strategic and operational decision problems with multiple objectives, e.g., facility location planning considering cost and CO2 emissions or distribution planning in a disaster relief context.

Subject Depending on the selected topic, different for the respective topic important problems, models, solution approaches and concepts are taught and their application to practical problems are discussed.

Topic "Transportation Logistics": Traveling Salesman Problems, Vehicle Routing Problems, Arc Routing Problems, Heuristics, Metaheuristics

Topic "Multi-Objective Optimization": Pareto efficiency, exact and heuristic solution methods for multi-objective problems, applications in production, logistics and supply chain management. “

Along with other current topics.

Criteria for evaluation Exam, completion of assignments
Methods Presentation, homework exercises, discussion, exam
Language English
Changing subject? Yes
Further information Topic "Transportation Logistics":

  • Ghiani/Laporte/Musmano: Introduction to Logistics Systems Planning and Control, in the current edition.

Topic "Multi-Objective Optimization":

  • Ehrgott: Multicriteria Optimization, in the current edition.

Additional literature will be announced every semester.

Corresponding lecture (*)2PLMITL9N: IK Spezialgebiete in Produktion, Logistik und Supply Chain Management (3 ECTS)
Earlier variants They also cover the requirements of the curriculum (from - to)
926LOMASPZU20: IK Advanced Production, Logistics and Supply Chain Management (2020W-2022S)
On-site course
Maximum number of participants 40
Assignment procedure Assignment according to priority