Course Details

Operations Research

Academic Year 2024/25

NAB025 course is part of 1 study plan

NPC-MI Summer Semester 1st year

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Language of instruction



4 credits



Forms and criteria of assessment

course-unit credit and examination

Offered to foreign students

Not to offer

Course on BUT site


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, elective


1. Models in operations research 2. Definition of a graph and its description 3. Eulerian a Hamiltonian graphs 4. Minimum spanning tree, maximal flow in a network, optimal paths in graphs 5. Critical Path Method, Program Evaluation and Review Technique 6. Source analysis 7. Types of linear programming problems 8. Simplex method 9. Integer problems 10. Transportation problems 11. Assignment problems 12. Introduction into the queueing theory 13. Optimization of queueing systems


13 weeks, 2 hours/week, compulsory


1. EXCEL in operations research. 2. Graphs description. 3. Optimization graph algorithms. 4. Branch and bound method. 5. Tavelling salesman problem. 6. Network analysis methods. 7. Project scheduling. 8. Methods for solving linear programming problems. 9. Production planning. 10. Methods for solving distribution problems. 11. Transportation problem. 12. Integer problems methods. 13. Assignment problem. Seminar evaluation.