ME 308 : Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
Course Code ME 308
Course Name Industrial Engineering and Operations Research
Offered to UG
Pre-requisites NIL
Lecture 2
Tutorial 1
Practical 0
Credit 6
Reference Texts / References: 1. R. M. Barnes; Motion and Time Study Design and Measurement of Work; John Wiley & Sons; 7 th Edition, 2013.
2. M. K. Groover; Work Systems --- The Methods, Measurement & Management of Work; Pearson India Education Services Pvt. Ltd.; 1 st Edition; 2017.
3. K. George; Introduction to Work Study by ILO; Universal Book Corporation, Bombay; 2011.
4. W. J. Stevenson; Operation Management; McGraw Hill Education (India) Pvt. Ltd.; 12 th Edition; 2018.
5. R. Panneerselvam; Operations and Production Management; PHI Learning Pvt. Ltd.; 3 rd Edition; 2019.
6. F. S. Hillier, G. J. Lieberman, B. Nag, P. Basu; Introduction to Operations Research; McGraw Hill Education (India) Pvt. Ltd.; 10 th Edition; 2017.
7. H. A. Taha; Operations Research --- An Introduction; Dorling Kindersley (India) Pvt. Ltd.; 8 th Edition; 2008.
8. H. S. Kasana, K. D. Kumar; Introductory Operations Research --- Theory and Applications; Springer International Edition; 2011.
9. S. R. Yadav, A. K. Malik; Operations Research; Oxford University Press; 2014.
10. A. Ravindran, D. T. Philips and J. J. Solberg; Operations Research; Principles and Practice, John Wiley & Sons; 2005.
Description Course Objectives: 1. To understand the concept of productivity and the techniques of improving the existing system 2. To study methods of establishing work standard 3. To study various methods for effective management of production operations 4. To analyse real life decision making situations and develop the art of converting these situations into mathematical models 5. To understand the working principles of techniques to solve linear programming problems
Introduction to Industrial Engineering
Productivity, Work Study, Method Study, Principles of Motion Economy, Ergonomics, Work Measurement
Forecasting Techniques
Plant Location and Plant Layout
Sequencing and Scheduling
Inventory Management
Project Management, CPM and PERT Analysis
Introduction to Concepts of Operations Research and Optimization
Linear Programming, Problems formulation, Graphical Method, Simplex Method,
its Extensions and Variants, Sensitivity Analysis Concepts and Applications of Primal-Dual Problems, Duality Theory
Transportation and Assignment Models
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