## OIE352 Syllabus - Resource Management Techniques - 2021 Regulation - Open Elective | Anna University

OIE352

RESOURCE MANAGEMENT TECHNIQUES

L T P C

3003

COURSE OBJECTIVES:
• Learn to formulate linear programming problems and solve LPP using simple algorithm
• Learn to solve networking problems
• Learn to formulate and solve integer programming problems
• Learn to solve Non Linear programming problems
• Learn to understand and solve project management problems

UNIT I

LINEAR PROGRAMMING

9

Principal components of decision problem – Modeling phases – LP formulation and graphic solution – Resource allocation problems – simplex method – sensitivity analysis.

UNIT II

DUALITY AND NETWORKS

9

Definition of dual problems – primal – Dual relationships – Dual simplex method –post optimality analysis – Transportation and assignment model – Shortest route problem.

UNIT III

INTEGER PROGRAMMING

9

Cutting plan algorithm – Branch and bound methods, Multistage (Dynamic) programming.

UNIT IV

CLASSICAL OPTIMISATION THEROY:

9

Unconstrained external problems, Newton – Ralphson method – Equality constraints –Jacobean methods – Lagrangian method – Kuhn – Tucker conditions – Simple problems.

UNIT V

OBJECT SCHEDULOING:

9

Network diagram representation – Critical path method – Time charts and resource leveling – PERT.

TOTAL: 45 PERIODS

COURSE OUTCOMES: Upon Completion of the course, the students should be able to:
CO1: Understand to formulate linear programming problems and solve LPP using simple algorithm
CO2: Understand to solve networking problems
CO3: Understand to formulate and solve integer programming problems
CO4: Understand to solve Non Linear programming problems
CO5: Understand to understand and solve project management problems

TEXT BOOKS:
1. H.A. Taha, “Operation Research”, Prentice Hall of India, 2002.

REFERENCES:
1. Paneer selvam, ‘Operations Research’ Prentice Hall of India, 2002.
2. Anderson ‘Quantitative Methods for Business’, 8th Edition, Thomson Learning, 2002.
3. Winston ‘Operations Research for Business’, Thomson Learning, 2003.
4. Vohra, ’Quantitative Techniques in Management’, Tata Mc Graw Hill, 2002.
5. Anand sarma, ‘Operation Research’ Himalaya Publishing House, 2003.