Checking date: 29/09/2022

Course: 2022/2023

Production and logistics system design and simulation
Study: Bachelor in Industrial Technologies Engineering (256)


Department assigned to the subject: Mechanical Engineering Department

Type: Compulsory
ECTS Credits: 6.0 ECTS


- Knowledge and understanding of Production Systems and Industrial Organization. - Ability to identify engineering problems within the industrial field, to establish different resolution methods and to select the most appropriate one for their solution. - Ability to design Production Systems that comply with the required constraints, collaborating with professionals in related technologies within multidisciplinary teams. - Ability to apply their knowledge and understanding to solve problems and design processes in the field of Industrial Engineering in accordance with criteria of cost, quality, safety, efficiency and respect for the environment. - Skills for the practice of engineering in today's society.
Skills and learning outcomes
Description of contents: programme
Introduction to Operations Research Modeling with Linear Programming The Simplex Method Sensitivity Analysis Duality and Post-Optimal Analysis Integer Linear Programming Simulation of Production Systems Generation of Random Variates Comparison of Alternative System Configurations
Learning activities and methodology
Lectures, exercises and practical sessions. Face-to-face tutorials.
Assessment System
  • % end-of-term-examination 60
  • % of continuous assessment (assigments, laboratory, practicals...) 40
Calendar of Continuous assessment
Basic Bibliography
  • Bazaraa, M.S.; Jarvis, J.J.; Sherali, H.D. Programación lineal y flujo en redes. Limusa. 2004
  • Hillier, F.S.; Lieberman, G.J. Introducción a la investigación de operaciones. McGraw-Hill. 2010
  • Law, A.M. Simulation Modeling and Analysis. McGraw-Hill. 2015
  • Taha, H.A. Investigación de operaciones. Pearson. 2017

The course syllabus may change due academic events or other reasons.