C H A P T E R
2 3
Markovian Decision Process
Chapter Guide. This chapter applies dynamic programming to the solution of a stochastic decision process with a finite number of states. The transition probabilities between
the states are described by a Markov
A P P E N D I X
E
Case Studies
CHAPTER 2 CASES
21.1
The HiV Company manufactures and cans three orange extracts: juice concentrate,
regular juice, and jam. The products, which are intended for commercial use, are manufactured in 5gallon cans. Jam uses
A P P E N D I X
D
Review of Vectors
and Matrices
D.1
VECTORS
D.1.1
Definition of a Vector
Let p1, p2, , pn be any n real numbers and P an ordered set of these real numbers
that is,
P = 1p1, p2, , pn2
Then P is an nvector (or simply a vector). The ith com
OperationsResearch
WAITING LINE (Queuing theory)
QUEUE:
Queue or waiting line is defined as items awaiting service.
Waiting for services is in part of our daily life. We wait to eat at restaurant, we queue up at
the check out counters in grocery stores an
THE MMethod
This is one of the method to solve the problem. The Mmethod starts with the LP in the
standard form. The method will be more clear from the following example
EXAMPLE NO (1)
Maximize
2x110x3
Subject to
5x13x2+10x3=40
1x1+x2+40x3=10
Solution
THE MMethod
This is one of the method to solve the problem. The Mmethod starts with the LP in the
standard form. The method will be more clear from the following example
EXAMPLE NO (1)
Maximize
Subject to
2x110x3
5x13x2+10x3=40
1x1+x2+40x3=10
Solution
SIMPLEX METHOD
The method will be cleared by the following examples
EXAMPLE # 1
A company purchases potatoes from two sources for the production of three types of products, the
information is given in the table below:
Solve the problem for maximum profit
SIMPLEX METHOD
The method will be cleared by the following examples
EXAMPLE # 1
A company purchases potatoes from two sources for the production of three types of products,
the information is given in the table below:
Solve the problem for maximum profit
Problem no 1
A company purchases potatoes from 2 sources , source 1 and source 2for the fabrication of 3
types of potato products.
a. French fries
b. Hash brown
c. Flakes
The information regarding the capacity of supply of potatoes and sales target of dif
C H A P T E R
2 0
Additional Network
and LP Algorithms
Chapter Guide. This chapter includes 3 sections. The minimum cost capacitated flow
problem in Section 20.1 has been excised from Chapter 6. It deals with network flow in
which the capacity of the arcs
C H A P T E R
2 1
Forecasting Models
Chapter Guide. In decision making, we deal with devising future plans. The data describing the decision situation must thus be representative of what occurs in the future.
For example, in inventory control, we base our
C H A P T E R
2 2
Probabilistic Dynamic
Programming
Chapter Guide. This chapter assumes familiarity with deterministic dynamic programming (DP) in Chapter 10. The main elements of a probabilistic DP model are the same
as in the deterministic casenamely, t
PROGRESS AND
THRIVE SAFELY
TITLE: Monthly Performance
Muhammad Asif  Assistant Manger
Finance  SGL Gloves Unit
April 2016  MIDAS SAFETY Pakistan
Europe Orders comparison
Sold to Party Name
Sas Singer Freres
Korsing Arbeitsschutz GmbH
SEGETEXEIF
Abena
Shahbaz Garments (Private) LimitedMKU Fsd
Monthly Report Apr2016
Unit Wise Actual Sales in US$ 000s
MK Unit
1000
500
0
690
509
557
547
534
42339
42370
42401
42445
42461
Unit Wise Performance (In US$ 000s)
Unit Name
M K Unit Fsd
Annual
Target2016
Target
S&OP MEETING FOR APRIL
Following is the executive summary of Sales & OP performance for the month of April 16.
According to the summary, the requested order is 5.5% less than the budget.
Shipped value is 14% less than the confirmed orders. This is mainl
TRAVEL AUTHORIZATION FORM
Employee #
39000542
Employee Name
Anjum Zafar
Grade
G1
Designation
Assistant Manager
Department
Maintenance
Location
SGLMKU
Travel Type:
Domestic
X
09052016
TRAVEL SCHEDULE
Estimated Time
From
To
Date
Week Day

Mobile #
Initi
Strategy jobs in
Accenture
Company
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Company Overview, Size and
Locations
Accenture is a leading global professional services company.
It offers services and solutions in consulting, strategy, digital, oper
SOP FOR TRANSFER OF PAYMENTS FROM
GU
Introduction
Credit payments are being transferred from SGLGU to SGLSU. Following type of
payments will be transferred;
Weaving/Knitting
Dyeing/Bleaching
Pack mats
Store Purchases
Following are the major reasons behi
INVENTORY WORKING SUMMARY
ZPMT
OVERALL ANALYSIS
Following is an overall analysis in comparison to the previous month;
Aging
0  30 Days
31  60 Days
61  90 Days
91  180 Days
181  365 Days
1 Year +
2 Year +
3 Year +
Total Amount
April
1,351,566
42,544
2
TRAVEL AUTHORIZATION FORM
Employee #
39000006
Employee Name
Muhammad Rizwan Arif
Grade
M2
Designation
Production Manager
Department
Machine Knit Unit
Location
SGLMKU
Travel Type:
Domestic
X
TRAVEL DESTINATION
09052016
TRAVEL SCHEDULE
Estimated Time
Fro
C H A P T E R
2 4
Case Analysis
Chapter Guide. This chapter presents 15 OR applications. Each case starts with a description of the situation, followed by a detailed analysis that includes collection of
data, development of the mathematical model, solutio
IntroductiontoOperationResearch
THE ORIGINS OF OPERATIONS RESEARCH
Sincetheadventoftheindustrialrevolution,theworldhasseenaremarkable
growth in the size and complexityoforganizations.The artisans small shops of an
earliererahaveevolvedintothebilliondoll
EXAMPLE NO. 1
ACTIVITY
A
B
C
D
E
F
G
H
I
PREDECESSOR
B&C
A&D
E
E
B
F, G & H
DESCRIPTION
Order and delivery of timber
Order and delivery of concrete
Excavate for foundation
Erect block foundation
Frame and Decking
Lay Decking
Place Roofing
Build wind brea
Operations Research
Network Analysis
Network Analysis
Network analysis is a generic term for a family of related techniques developed to aid
management to plan and control projects.
PERT (Programme Evaluation and Review Technique) and CPM (Critical Path M