Industrial Operations Researcher Practitioner’s Wish List

Monday, February 22, 2016 - 2:00pm - 2:25pm
Lind 305
Laura Kang (The Boeing Company)
Key factors to consider when solving the real world problems depend on problem size and complexity. Additionally, customer’s need and available resource and expertise play a role in deciding which methodology and tool to be used. The presentation includes two examples of successful implementation of Mixed Integer Optimization: 1) scheduling and matching for hiring events where the problem was easy and small and 2) Ply Shape and Stacking Sequence optimization for composite optimization where the problem was big and complicated.