Optimal Control Applications For Operations Strategy by Bowon KimOptimal Control Applications For Operations Strategy by Bowon Kim

Optimal Control Applications For Operations Strategy

byBowon Kim

Paperback | May 9, 2018

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This book focuses on the applications of optimal control theory to operations strategy and supply chain management. It emphasizes the importance of optimal control theory as a tool to analyze and understand fundamental issues in the respective fields. Delving deeper, the book also elaborates on how optimal control theory provides managerial and economic insights, enabling readers to comprehend the dynamic activities and interactions in operations. Given that optimal control theory is not a dominant approach to studying operations management in the current literature, this book fills that gap by showing its effectiveness as a tool to supplement other methodologies in operations.
Dr. Bowon Kim is professor of operations strategy and management science at KAIST Business School in Seoul, Korea. He earned Doctor of Business Administration in Technology and Operations Management from Harvard University (1995), Master of Science in Operations Research from Stanford University (1989), and Bachelor of Business Adminis...
Title:Optimal Control Applications For Operations StrategyFormat:PaperbackDimensions:223 pages, 9.41 × 7.24 × 0.98 inPublished:May 9, 2018Publisher:Springer NatureLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:9811099170

ISBN - 13:9789811099175


Table of Contents

Preface.- Chapter 1 Optimal Control Theory and Operations Strategy.- Chapter 2 Value of Coordination.- Chapter 3 Innovation Competition and Strategy.- Chapter 4 Coordinating Innovation in Supply Chain Management.- Chapter 5 Sustainable Supply Chain Management.- Exercise Problems.- Appendix 1.- Appendix 2.- Appendix 3 Literature Review.- Bibliography.- Index.