Credits: 5

Schedule: 29.10.2019 - 09.12.2019

Teacher in charge (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Sirkka-Liisa Jämsä-Jounela

Contact information for the course (applies in this implementation): 

Iiro Harjunkoski

Teaching Period (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

I-II

Learning Outcomes (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

After the course the student
*Knows the most important systems of the production planning and control used in the process industries, their structure and operation principles;
*Knows the most important operation research areas and their typical problems;
*Is able to use linear programming: Simplex methods and its variants;
*Knows the methods for transportation and networks optimization;
*Knows dynamic programming, integer programming and nonlinear programming methods and their use;
*Knows inventory theory, forecasting and scheduling methods and their use.

Content (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

The aim of the course is to give knowledge about methods used in production planning and control of industrial processes. Applications of production control are also discussed.
Assignments:
LP optimization of Tennesee eastman
Optimal preventive maintenance of feeding connections of a chemical plant using dynamic programming

Assessment Methods and Criteria (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures
Exercises
Assignments
Independent study and exam

Workload (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Lectures 24 h
Exercises 24 h
Home assignments and independent study 80 h
Exam 4 h

Study Material (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

To be announced later.

Substitutes for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

KE-90.2500 Basics in Production Planning and Control (6 cr)

Course Homepage (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

https://mycourses.aalto.fi/course/search.php?search=CHEM-E7155

Prerequisites (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

To be announced later.

Grading Scale (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

Fail, 1 - 5

Registration for Courses (valid 01.08.2018-31.07.2020): 

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