EOE-073: OPERATIONS RESEARACH
Difinition and scope of operations research (OR), OR model, solving the OR model, art of
modelling, phases of OR study.
Two variable Linear Programming model and Graphical method of solution, Simplex method,
Dual Simplex method, special cases of Linear Programming, duality, sensitivity analysis.
Types of transportation problems, mathematical models , transportation algorithms,
Allocation and assignment problems and models, processing of job through machines.
Shortest path model, minimum spanning Tree Problem, Max-Flow problem and Min-cost
Phases of project management, guidelines for network construction, CPM and PERT.
Theory of Games :
Rectangular games, Minimax theorem, graphical solution of 2 x n or m x 2 games, game with
mixed strategies, reduction to linear programming model.
Elements of Queuing model, generalized poisson queing model, single server models. (12)
Models of inventory, operation of inventory system, quantity discount.
Replacement models: Equipments that deteriorate with time, equipments that fail with time.