Operations research


  • Decision problems and their formal representation in linear equation systems (LES)
  • Graphic solution to LES
  • Simplex tableau
  •  Primal and dual simplex, two phases method, duality
  • Graph theory, trees, network flow
  • Transportation problem
  • Integer programming

Learning outcomes

Upon completion, the students are able to formalise and solve decision problems that occur in (maritime) logistics

Credit points


Responsible expert

Prof. Dr. Sven Mueller

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Dr. Franziska Cammin

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