Operations Research

What is Operations Research?

Operations Research (OR) is the use of scientific methodology to study systems whose design or operation require human decision making. OR provides the means for making the most effective decisions about systems design and operation. The strength and versatility of OR stems from its diagnostic power through observation and modeling, as well as from its prescriptive power through analysis and synthesis.

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Spring/Summer 2016 NC State Engineering magazine is here

The Spring/Summer 2016 NC State Engineering magazine is here with exciting news featuring the Engineering Oval building, a crucial next step in the College’s move to Centennial Campus; the College’s leadership role in the new Research Triangle…

The Connect NC Bond Brings $160 Million to NC State

On March 15, North Carolinians voted to pass a bond referendum — the Connect NC bond — that has the potential to transform the state through critical investments in the university and community college systems, the National Guard, state parks, and water and…

NC State Celebrates Graduate Education Week March 21-24

The Graduate Student Research Symposium and a meet-and-greet with Graduate School leaders are among the highlights of NC State’s Graduate Education Week, March 21-24. The Graduate School will host a number of special events open to campus and to the…

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