Supply Chain Optimization

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2017/18
Vakcode EBM117A05
Vaknaam Supply Chain Optimization
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Supply Chain Optimization
Leerdoelen The objective of this course is to make students familiar with state-of-the art modeling and optimization techniques that are used to solve inventory control problems. Please note that this course is mainly aimed at Econometrics and Operations Research students and has a clear analytical modeling and optimization focus.
Omschrijving This course deals with optimal forecasting and inventory control. It starts with analyzing order quantity and order level decisions for single item, single level inventory systems; then continues with multi-echelon and multi-item systems. Specific aspects such as perishability, lateral transshipments and sustainability will also be addressed.
Uren per week 4
Onderwijsvorm hoor- en werkcolleges, hoorcolleges, opdracht(en)
Toetsvorm opdracht(en), schriftelijk tentamen
Vaksoort master
Coördinator prof. dr. R.H. Teunter
Docent(en) prof. dr. R.H. Teunter
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Inventory Control; Springer’s International Series, 2nd edition. 2nd hand may be available online
Axsäter S. 978-0-387-33250-5 ca. €  80,00
Opmerkingen Info: Prof. Ruud Teunter, phone: +31(0)50 363 8617, e-mail:
Secretary Operations, phone: +31(0)50 363 7020, e-mail:
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc)  ( Courses open to Exchange Students (MSc) without limited access ) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc Econometrics, Operations Research & Actuarial Studies/EORAS  (keuzevakken MSc EORAS) 1 semester II a keuze
MSc Econometrics, Operations Research & Actuarial Studies/EORAS  ( Operations Research) 1 semester II a keuzegroep
MSc Marketing  (keuzevakken Marketing Intelligence) 1 semester II a keuze