Quantitative Methods - II

ISBN Number : 978-93-5097-539-8

Student Price : Rs.420

Student Dollar Price : 17$

Library Price : Rs.950

Library Dollar Price : 35$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2017

No. Of Pages : 460

Book Weight :576

About The Book

In today`s competitive business, engineers, executives, adminstrators and managers in almost all Fields of business apply the techniques of operations research (also called quantitative teachniques or quantitative methods or management science) to make better and more accurate decisions based on vast amounts of data and information available to them. Quantitative techniques or methods are used in almost all areas of business and the development of computer science and information technology has facilitated the application of operations research to a wide variety of problems related to production and other areas of business today. Therefore, study of operations in business administration of any university.

This book is organized into 10 chapter, and focuses on the syllabus of the subject titled "Quantitative Methods − II" for the 2nd semester of MBA program of Visvesvaraya Technological University, Karnataka state.

 

Contents :

1. Introduction to Operations Research
2. Decision Analysis
3. Sequencing
4. Transportation Problems
5. Assignment problems
6. Linear Programming Problems
7. Game Theory
8. Simulation
9. Queuing Models
10. Project Management
Appendices

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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