Applied Operations Research and Quantitative Methods

ISBN Number : 978-93-5142-489-5

Student Price : Rs.330

Student Dollar Price : 13$

Library Price : Rs.850

Library Dollar Price : 38$

Book Edition : First

Year of Publication : 2014

No. Of Pages : 404

Book Weight :610

About The Book

Years of teaching the subjects to MBA students of WB Technical University, Punjab Technical University, Jadavpur University and St. Peter University of Chennai and Vidyasagar University have prompted me to author the book "Applied Operation Research and Quantitative Methods" a Text book for decision making and resource management.

The first and second semesters MBA curriculum of WBUT includes Quantitative Methods-I and II respectively and the third semester covers operations research paper.

The 6th semester of B.Tech under WBUT has `Operation Research` as one of the subjects.

The book contains first 5 chapters for Applied Operation Research and other 5 chapters for Quantitative Methods I and II.

Each chapter deals with the theory part in simple language and sufficient member of solved numerical for easy understanding by the students.

The `Question Bank` provided at the end of the 10 chapters gives large number of multiple choice questions, short answer questions and long answer type questions for helping students to prepare for the examination.

The book is also useful for corporate decision makers and students appearing for Chartered Accountant and Indian Cost and Works Accountants examinations.

Contents :

1. Linear Programming
2. Linear Programming Extensions Transportation Problem
3. Integer Linear Programming
4. Replacement Models
5. Network analysis and Decision Theory
6. Quantitative Methods
7. Time series Analysis
8. Inventory Control
9. Queuing Theory
10. Set Theory
11. Question Bank

About The Author

Prof. S.K. Sarangi, a distinguished Chemical Engineer from IIT, Kharagpur with PGDM (Eqv. MBA), M.Phil (Management), has been a professional manager, an Academician and an Author. Prof. Sarangi is currently HOD - Business Administration and Vice Principal (Head of Institute) BP Poddar Institute of Management & Technology, Saltlake, Kolkata.      

He has written more than twenty books in Economics, Values & Ethics, Operations Management, Total Quality Management and other for UG & PG levels of Management and B.Tech levels of Indian Universities & B-Schools. Prof. Sarangi is an Accredited Management Teacher of All India Management Association, a Chartered Engineer & Fellow of Indian Institute of Engineers, India and a Fellow Life Member of India Institute of valuers.     

Prof. Sarangi has also written about a dozen of Articles on Economics, Environment, Indian Market, Strategic Management, Business Ethics and the Indian SME sector including Innovation Management and has got these papers published in various Business Magazines, Institute Publications and Business Newspapers.

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