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Organization profile

Organisation profile

Management Science applies advanced analytical methods to business problems to help managers make better decisions.

The following are major themes of research within the department:

  • Problem Structuring and Mixing Methods
  • Strategy Modelling and Management
  • Operations Management
  • Risk and Reliability

In addition to the main research themes the department also has a number of research projects. There is a flourishing community of research students in the department, numbering around 40 at any given time.

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    Fran Ackermann

    Person: Visiting Professor

    Photo of Eunice Twumwaa Adwubi

    Eunice Twumwaa Adwubi

    Person: Doctor of Philosophy


    Research Output

    Open Access
  • Anomaly detection for large span bridges during operational phase using structural health monitoring data

    Xu, X., Ren, Y., Huang, Q., Fan, Z-Y., Tong, Z-J., Chang, W-J. & Liu, B., 25 Feb 2020, In : Smart Materials and Structures. 20 p.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • A probabilistic design reuse index for engineering designs

    Vasantha, G., Corney, J., Stuart, S., Sherlock, A., Quigley, J. & Purves, D., 22 Feb 2020, In : Journal of Mechanical Design.

    Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

  • Prizes

  • Beale Medal

    Colin Eden (Recipient), 2007

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)

    Best Developmental Paper BAM2018 Research Methodology SIG

    Viktor Dörfler (Recipient), Marc Stierand (Recipient) & Robert Chia (Recipient), 5 Sep 2018

    Prize: Prize (including medals and awards)


    British Standards Institution: The Digital World: AI

    Viktor Dörfler (Keynote/plenary speaker)
    27 Feb 2020

    Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesKey-note speaker and plenary lectures at conferences

    European Operations Management Association (External organisation)

    Robert van der Meer (Member)
    1 Jan 202031 Dec 2020

    Activity: Membership typesMembership of network


    Improved group negotiation, problem solving, and strategy making in private and public sector organisations

    Colin Eden (Participant), Fran Ackermann (Participant)

    Impact: Impact - for External PortalProfessional practice, training and standards


    International standards and working practices of UK Aerospace & Defence industry changed by reliability growth modelling

    Lesley Walls (Participant), John Quigley (Participant)

    Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Professional practice, training and standards


    Sustainable productivity and growth through improved performance measurement and management practices in manufacturing enterprises

    Umit Bititci (Participant), Jillian MacBryde (Participant), Kepa Mendibil (Participant), Nuran Acur Bakir (Participant)

    Impact: Impact - for External PortalEconomic and commerce, Professional practice, training and standards