Quantitative Methods and Operations Research

Student Price : Rs.350

Student Dollar Price : 14$

Library Price : Rs.1500

Library Dollar Price : 60$

Book Edition : Second

Year of Publication : 2010

No. Of Pages : 502

Book Weight :814

About The Book

This book is primarily targeted at students of MBA program offered by Bangalore University, students of MBA program of any other university including students by distance education programs may also find it useful and adequate.

This book is written to provide the basic concepts and application of quantitative methods and operations research techniques, keeping the needs of students in mind. The objective is to enable the students to understand when to use a particular techniques for making managerial decisions and also to know why it works and how to use it.

This book has the special features such as exhibits, box illustrations, flow charts, examples and solved problems. In addition, it contains review questions and problems and also the subject index for quick reference of the needed topics of the subject.

Book Content of Quantitative Methods and Operations Research
1. Introduction to Operations Research and Quantitative Techniques for Management
2. Linear Programming Problems
3. Transportation Models
4. Assignment Problems
5. Queuing Theory/Waiting Line Models
6. Sequencing Problems
7. Replacement Models
8. Project Management/Network Analysis
9. Inventory Models
10. Game Theory
11. Simulation

About The Author

K. Shridhara Bhat, a Graduate in Mechanical Engineering with postgraduate diploma in Industrial Management and Master`s degree in Business Administration is currently engaged in part-time teaching as a visiting professor and consultancy in the field of management education and industry.

Earlier, he worked as Professor and Head of the Department of Management Studies, East Point College of Engineering and Technology and BMS College of Engineering, Bangalore during the period of 1994 to 2005.

Before taking up teaching profession, he served Bharat Electronics for a period of about 26 years in the areas of Production and Operations Management, Materials Management, Research and Development, Human Resource Management, etc.

He has authored books in subjects such as – Production and Operations Management, Total Quality Management, Materials Management, Inventory Management, Business Process Reengineering, Operations Research and Quantitative Techniques, Management and Behavioural Processes, World-class Manufacturing, Logistics Management, Logistics and Supply Chain Management, etc.

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