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IE63200 - Scheduling Models

Spring 2016

Days/Time: TBA / TBA
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.

Description:
Classification and complexity of scheduling problems; single machine models, parallel machine models; job shop and flow shop models; artificial intelligence methods, heuristic approaches; reactive scheduling with uncertain disruptions.

Topics Covered:
Same as Description and Objective above

Prerequisites:
Basic concepts of production control and discrete optimization; students must be comfortable with basic mathematics, algebra and some (limited) theorem proving will be required.

Applied/Theory: 40/60

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

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

Homework:
About 5 assignments.

Projects:
Term project on a theoretical or applied scheduling problem mutually agreed on by student and instructor; can be job-related.

Exams:
One midterm exam and one final exam.

Textbooks:
Required--M. Pinedo, "Scheduling: Theory, Algorithms and Systems, "Springer, 2008, ISBN 978-0-387-78934-7.

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

ProEd Minimum Requirements: view

Tuition & Fees: view

Other Requirements:
None.

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