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IE63200 - Scheduling Models

Spring 2014

Days/Time: MWF / 3:30-4:20 pm
Credit Hours: 3

Learning Objective:
Overview and applications of basic problem classes in the area of production scheduling; emphasis on using existing theoretical results to address practical problems. Tentative Syllabus

Description:
Classification and complexity of scheduling problems; single machine models; parallel machine models; flow shop and job shop models.

Topics Covered:
Same as Description and Objective above

Prerequisites:
Basic concepts of production control and discrete optimization; students must be comfortable with basic mathematics.

Applied/Theory: 50/50

Web Address:
http://www.itap.purdue.edu/learning/tools/blackboard/index.html

Web Content:
Syllabus, grades, lecture notes, homework assignments, and solutions.

Homework:
About 5 assignments.

Projects:
Required. A term project can be theoretical, applied, or both. The topic and scope of the project should be mutually agreed on by students and instructor through a proposal; can be job-related.

Exams:
Two (2) midterm exams and one (1) final exam.

Textbooks:
**Updated Nov. 1, 2013** Required: M. Pinedo, "Scheduling: Theory, Algorithms and Systems," Springer, 2008, ISBN 978-0-387-78934-7. Disclaimer: Please visit the Listing of Textbooks by College or School for the most up-to-date textbook information.

Computer Requirements:
ProEd minimum computer requirements. A scheduling software package provided with textbook for some assignments.

ProEd Minimum Requirements:
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Tuition & Fees: view

Other Requirements:
None.

Seokcheon Lee
Phone
765-494-5419
Email
lee46@purdue.edu
Office
Purdue University
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315 N Grant St
West Lafayette, IN 47907-2023
Fax
765-494-1299
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