UAH introduces new College of Education

UAH introduces new College of Education

76 degrees offered
76

degrees offered

80+ areas of study
80+

areas of study

Students can check out how to get involved in UAH research

UAH announces addition of lacrosse program

Go.
Learn.
Be.

Get a glimpse of life at UAH and find out what it means to be a Charger.

Newsworthy

Newsworthy

Newsworthy

An Insider’s Look at UAH

Beyond the books
Picture of UAH students at the Greenway
 
 
 
 
 
 
Watch Video 

Explore Our Campus

Apply

With our online application and helpful advisors, it’s never been easier to become a Charger!

Request Info

Want to learn more? Join our mailing list and get personalized updates based on your interests.

Visit Us

See for yourself what life is like in the Charger Nation by scheduling a campus tour.

Systems Dynamics Modeling: Inventory and Network Optimization

Strategic placement of inventory enables the supply chain to more effectively respond to demand fluctuations while minimizing lead time and working capital invested in the supply chain.

OEIS researchers can utilize proven modeling techniques using a variety of parameters to analyze strategic inventory levels at multiple tiers in the supply chain. These models can then be used in supply chain configuration in order to develop push-pull boundaries within the supply chain, define optimum inventory levels at multiple tiers, reduce total supply chain WIP and improve overall supply chain performance.

inventory-working-capital

Demonstrated benefits of optimizing inventory levels and positions in the extended supply chain include:

  • Enables the supply chain to be more adaptive and responsive
  • Increases recovery rates from sudden shifts  in demand
  • Reduces the amount of working capital invested to achieve desired service times
  • Efficiently mitigates risks of forecasting errors

Related Articles