Capacity Planning-Technology and the designing of products and services - product and process innovation- mature and new products-aggregate planning-

Aggregate planning - transportation model structure for aggregate planning varying and constant work force method

Materials requirement planning- engineering change MRP system-lot sizing –lot by lot –Wagner & whiten algorithm-MRP versus MRPII-KANBAN System- JIT

Job sequencing and operation scheduling-Job sequencing, sequencing Job on Parallel machine(Kaspi-Montreuil algorithm, mean tardiness)

Assembly Line Balancing & Financial Analysis-Mathematical Programming Formulation- Kilbridge & wester heuristic -capital cost investment criteria-common criteria for comparing economic alternative.


  1. Analysis & control of Production System by Elsayed A Elsayed, Thomas O. Boucher

  2. Buffa, E.S., "Modern Production/Operations Management", 7th edition, John Wiley sons, 1983.

  3. Krajervaki & Ritzman, "Operations management", Addison Wesley Pub. Co, 1987