Optimal Control Applications for Operations Strategy

  • Bowon Kim

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About this book


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.


Optimal control theory for operations strategy Optimal control theory for supply chain management Optimal control applications for operations Dynamic optimization for operations strategy Dynamic optimization for supply chain management Dynamic optimization for green management Dynamic optimization for environmental management Dynamic optimization for learning Dynamic optimization for quality Dynamic optimization for new product development

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  • Bowon Kim
    • 1
  1. 1.KAIST Business SchoolSeoulKorea (Republic of)

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