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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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Offshore wind farms Engineering & Materials Science
Industry Engineering & Materials Science
Costs Engineering & Materials Science
Decision making Engineering & Materials Science
Risk management Engineering & Materials Science
Decision theory Engineering & Materials Science
Availability Engineering & Materials Science
Bayesian networks Engineering & Materials Science

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Fran Ackermann

Person: Visiting Professor

No photo of Kehinde Ahmed Adenusi

Kehinde Ahmed Adenusi

Person: Master of Philosophy

Photo of Eunice Twumwaa Adwubi

Eunice Twumwaa Adwubi

Person: Doctor of Philosophy

Projects 2003 2024

Research Output 1981 2020

A comprehensive scenario intervention typology

Crawford, M. M., 31 Dec 2019, In : Technological Forecasting and Social Change. 149, 27 p., 119748.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Private Sector
Public Sector
Chaos theory

Activities to optimize quality and efficiency of medicines in Scotland

Godman, B., Kurdi, A., McCabe, H., MacBride-Stewart, S., Johnson, C. F., Hurding, S., Bennie, M. & Morton, A., 1 Feb 2019, (Accepted/In press). 1 p.

Research output: Contribution to conferenceAbstract

Open Access
Hydroxymethylglutaryl-CoA Reductase Inhibitors
Health Expenditures
1 Citation (Scopus)

A dynamic prescriptive maintenance model considering system aging and degradation

Liu, B., Lin, J., Zhang, L. & Kumar, U., 15 Jul 2019, In : IEEE Access. 7, p. 94931-94943 13 p., 8762155.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticle

Open Access
Aging of materials


Pharmaceutical Economics
Outcome Assessment (Health Care)

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)

Activities 1988 2019

Bridging the gap between medicines regulation and evaluation

Robert van der Meer (Participant)
4 Dec 2019

Activity: Participating in or organising an event typesParticipation in workshop, seminar, course


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