Dr. Michael Kay
Industrial and Systems Engineering
ISE 754 Logistics Engineering
3 Credit Hours
Elements of logistics networks. Supply chain design: facility location and allocation; great-circle distances; geocoding. Freight transport; LTL tariffs; total logistics cost; road networks. Production and distribution planning: multi-echelon, multi-period, multi-product production and inventory models. Vehicle routing: heuristic procedures; traveling salesman problem; multistop truckloads; routing problem with time windows. Warehousing: basic operations; activity profiling; order picking systems.