Shri Mata Vaishno Devi University
Approved Under 12(b) & 2(f) of UGC Act 1956
Ranked 85th in Engineering Universities/Institutes and Top 100 Business Schools in National Institutional Ranking Framework (NIRF 2019) declared by MHRD, Govt. of India.

31102017 rakeshDr. Rakesh Kumar, Assistant Professor, School of Mathematics delivered an invited talk in the 27th Annual Conference of the Jammu Mathematical Society which is held during 15-17 February, 2018 at the Department of Mathematics, University of Jammu. The title of his talk was “Getting Familiar with Operations Research (OR)”. He discussed the meaning, nature, and methodology of Operations Research. Dr. Kumar in his talk cited various real life examples where OR can be useful, like in the formulation of minimum cost balanced diet, in the determination of optimal transportation schedules, optimal deployment of Police personnel, in the management of Construction projects etc. He further talked on the history and developments of OR. Operations Research came into being during the World War II in Britain with the establishment of teams of scientists to study the strategic and tactical problems involved in military operations. The objective was to find the most effective utilization of limited military resources by the use of quantitative techniques. After that a number of OR societies have been formed worldwide for its growth and development. Lastly, he shared some real cases where OR has benefitted a lot the organizations worldwide.

Dr. Rakesh would like to thank Prof. Romesh Kumar (Convener and Head, Deptt. of Mathematics, University of Jammu) for inviting him for this invited talk.

Achievements & Activities

26122019 surenderDr. Surender Singh attends International Conference at Mauritius...Read More

charumodiCharu Sharma qualifies for the award of Ph.D....Read More

02072019 drRakeshDr. Rakesh Sharma receives the certificate of official distinction at International Conference in Poland...Read More

prof bhat sirProf. Bhat visits Bern University of Applied Sciences, Bern, Switzerland...Read More

drkukldeepDr. Kuldeep Raj, Presents Research Paper in Egypt...Read More

More Achievements 

 

Notifications

 

Faculty Profile

UdayPratapSingh

Dr. Uday Pratap Singh, Head - School of Mathematics

See All Faculty Members 

 

Laboratory Infrastructure

mathlab

Computer Laboratory - Mathematics

See All 

 

Research

researchbiotech

Research

See All