Operations Research: Principles and Applications

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The methodology used is to first expose the students to the fundamental concepts through a numerical illustration and then explain the underlying theory wherever required. The inclusion of a case study in each chapter of this second edition has made learning easier and more effective. The book introduces the readers to various models of operations research, such as the transportation model, the assignment model, the inventory model, the queueing theory and the integer programming model. The various techniques to solve or problems faced by managers are also discussed. Separate chapters are devoted to linear programming, dynamic programming and quadratic programming which greatly help in the decision-making process.

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G. Srinivasan, Ph.D. (IIT Madras), is Professor, Department of Management Studies, Indian Institute of Technology Madras. A member of the Society of Operations Management (India), Dr. Srinivasan has contributed several research papers to international journals and conferences. Besides the present book, he has also authored a book on Quantitative Models in Operations and Supply Chain Management, published by PHI Learning. His areas of research interest include Operations Research, Production and Operations Management, and Supply Chain Management.

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