Humanitarian Logistics

Crédit : 3 ECTS
Langue du cours : anglais

Volume horaire

  • CM : 18 h

Description du contenu de l'enseignement

Decison making process in disaster management is extremely difficult due to the multiple actors (decision-makers) involved and the complexity of the tasks addressed.This course covers the challenges and solutions associated with humanitarian logistics and healthcare supply chains in emergency mitigation, preparedness, disaster response, and recovery. The focus is on quantitative methods and analytical tools. Part I: Mathematical modelling - Model: Mixed integer linear programming (MILP) - Applications: Packing, location and transshipmet problems - Tool: LibreOffice Solver Part II: Graph modelling - Classical problems: shortest path, maximum flow problem, scheduling - Applications: commodity transport and delivery, emergency evacuation, facility location, task scheduling and planning - Tools: graph algorithms

Mode de contrôle des connaissances

Final exam

Enseignant responsable


Enseignant responsable


Année universitaire 2017 - 2018 - Fiche modifiée le : 11-07-2017 (14H39) - Sous réserve de modification.