Supply Chain Optimization

Faculteit Economie en Bedrijfskunde
Jaar 2021/22
Vakcode EBM117A05
Vaknaam Supply Chain Optimization
Niveau(s) master, uitwisseling
Voertaal Engels
Periode semester II a
ECTS 5
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Uitgebreide vaknaam Supply Chain Optimization
Leerdoelen The objective of this course is to
1. 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.
2. complete a group research project from start to finish (model selection, analysis, written report, oral presentation).
Omschrijving This course deals with optimal forecasting and inventory control. During the first two weeks, all essential theory will be presented during lectures. For the remainder of the course, students will work in groups on a specific topic (from a list). They present their results during the final week of the block, and hand in their reports by the end of that week.
Uren per week 3
Onderwijsvorm -groepsbegeleiding ,  -hoorcollege
Toetsvorm -groepsopdracht,  -groepspresentatie,  -schriftelijk tentamen (open vragen)
Vaksoort master
Coördinator prof. dr. R.H. Teunter
Docent(en) prof. dr. R.H. Teunter
Verplichte literatuur
Titel Auteur ISBN Prijs
Inventory Control, International Series in Operations Research & Management Science, 2nd edition, Springer (second hand may be available online)
Axsäter, Sven 9780387332505 ca. €  80,00
Entreevoorwaarden No specific requirements, but some background in statistics and optimization is needed. This course is mainly aimed at Econometrics and Operations Research students and has a clear analytical modeling and optimization focus.
Opmerkingen Info: Prof. Ruud Teunter, phone: +31(0)50 36 38617, e-mail: r.h.teunter@rug.nl
Secretary Operations, phone: +31(0)50 36 37020, e-mail: secr.operations.feb@rug.nl
Opgenomen in
Opleiding Jaar Periode Type
Courses Exchange (MSc)  ( Courses 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 Analytics and Data Science (MADS)) 1 semester II a keuze