Operations Management - a.y. 2016/2017


CFU: 9

Period (Year/Semester): I/I

Languade: Italian

Required/expected prior knowledge: Nothing

Lecturers: Murino Teresa  

Course objectives:
Analyzing the main models of industrial production logic through the study of the most advanced techniques for medium and short term planning, with particular focus to the most important algorithms for planning, and control of industrial production, in order to achieve competences for designing Lean Production Systems. The course covers for each topic, the application of planning models for the resolution of the fundamental problems of industrial production planning.

Tables of contents: 
From demand forecast to strategic demand planning. Forecast Errors model. Production planning: problems definition and steps deployment. Centralized production control vs. Decentralized Production Control. Aggregate Planning. Master Production Schedule. Bill of Materials configuration. Inventory management: MRP (Materials Requirement Planning). CRP (Capacity Requirements Planning). Operations Planning and Control. Lean Design. The Sequencing. Input/Output Analysis. Overlapping vs. Splitting. Theory of Constraints.

Education method: 
Project Development.

Textbooks and learning aids:
Lecture Notes

Assessment will be written (open question, numeric exercises) and oral.

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Department of Industrial Engineering
University of Naples Federico II
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