Operations Management

Course Name: 

Operations Management (MA724)






Functional Courses

Credits (L-T-P): 

(3-0-0) 3


Operations Functions, Types of Operations, Time Series Analysis- Function of Production Planning and Control. Aggregate Planning - Guidelines. Operation Scheduling - Assignment Model – ‘n’ jobs to be produced in ‘m’ machines - Run out Time Method - Network Scheduling. Quality Control: Purpose of Inspection and Quality Control - Process Control - Control Charts for Variables- Control Charts for Fraction Defectives - Control Charts for Defects - Sampling Plan - Single Sampling Plan, OC Curve, AQL, AOQL, LTPD. Inventory Control - Deterministic Models - Probabilistic Models. Maintenance and Replacement- Breakdown Vs. Preventive Maintenance - Group vs. Individual Replacement. Just in Time Production. Simulation, Monte Carlo Simulation.


1. Buffa E.S. and Sarin R.K., Modern Production / Operations Management, John Wiley & Sons, 8th Ed., New York, 1990.
2. Chary S.N., Production & Operations Management, TMH, New Delhi, 1992.


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