Logistics and Supply Chain Management

From summer semester 2021 on, this course will be in English.

Learning objectives:
Application of methods from Operations Research to decision problems in the strategic and operative Logistics Management and introduction to Supply Chain Management.


  • Facility location planning
  • Transport planning
  • Inventory models
  • Fundamentals of Supply Chain Management
  • Practical implementation of Supply Chain Management

For details regarding the schedule and rooms please visit the UniVZ.

Supplementary documents:
All documents are provided in StudIP. The password is provided in the lecture or can be requested at the secretariat of the Chair of Production and Logistics.


  • Kummer, S. et al.: Grundzüge der Beschaffung, Produktion und Logistik. 1st edition, Pearson Studium 2006
  • Weber, J.; Kummer, S.: Logistikmanagement. 2nd edition, Schäfer-Poeschel 1998
  • Günther, H.; Tempelmeier, H.: Produktion und Logistik. 6nd edition, Springer 2005
  • Chopra, S.; Meindl, P.: Supply Chain Management, 3rd edition, Pearson Prentice Hall 2007
  • Corsten, H.; Gössinger, R.: Einführung in das Supply Chain Management, 2nd edition, Oldenbourg Verlag 2008
  • Thonemann, U.: Operations Management. 1st edition, Pearson Studium 2005