Operational Research (Engineering Courses)
In this course Engineering students are introduced to the first concepts of Operations Research. The course will introduce students to the following O.R. subjects: Linear Programming, Project Management, Decision Theory and Simulation.
Maria do Carmo Proença Caseiro Brás
Weekly - 4
Total - Available soon
Students should have strong knowledge of Probability Theory and matricial calculus.
1. F. S. Hillier and G. J. Lieberman, Introduction to Operations Research, 2015, 10ª Ed., McGraw-Hill.
2. L. V. Tavares, F. N. Correia, I. H.l Themido e R. C. Oliveira, Investigação Operacional, 1996, McGraw-Hill.
3. Wayne L. Winston, Operations Research, 2003, Duxbury Press.
In 2020/21, due to the SARS Covid-19 pandemic, all classes will be online and exclusivelly in Portuguese.
Any non-Portuguese student should contact the Professors if (s)he requires any assistance.
Basic concepts will be introduced in lectures ("aulas teóricas") and problems will be solved in problem solving classes ("Aulas práticas").
Students should attend at least 2/3 of the practical lessons.There are 2 Tests during the semester and one Exam afterwards.
For further information, you should contact Prof. Carmo Brás, email@example.com .
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