Chair of Logistics and Quantitative Methods

Advanced Operations & Logistics Management

Advanced Operations & Logistics Management (Master)

Dates summer term 2020

Tuesdays, 2:00 - 6:00 pm (Alte IHK - großer Hörsaal)  
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5 CPs


This lecture imparts students with important, releavant practical methods and tools in Operations/Logistics Management. The understanding and application of modern analytical approaches used by manufacturing and service companies is the core of this lecture. Particular concentration is placed on the optimal design and management of production, inventory and logistics management in a volatile environment.

Among others, the following topics are discussed:

Forecasting, Inventory & Capacity Management Under Uncertainty, Revenue Management, Integrated Sales & Operations Planning. The analytical approaches are illustrated based on planning problems in practice and their understanding is deepened with case studies, simulations, etc. Moreover, specific management problems in applying these procedures are examined.
Please download the syllabus for detailed information.

Course material

Will be available on WueCampus


Dr. Richard Pibernik, Professor (richard.pibernik@uni-wuerzburg.de)


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