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Doctoral programme

Curriculum 1st year

Winter semester

PIPNA

PORT CHOICE PROBLEM AND ITS APPLICATION
Main Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Kramberger Tomaž
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

1. Getting familiarized with the Port Choice Problem (PCP). Studying relevant scientific literature from this field.
2. Studying methodological approaches used in scientific sources from this field.
3. Applying methodologies to concrete cases.
4. Studying applications of solutions to other fields in logistics and transport

Details

Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Kramberger Tomaž

Final report (70%), public presentation (30%).

SOV

COLLABORATION IN SUPPLY CHAINS
Main Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Gorenak Irena
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

Basic fields of this subject are:

  • relationships with different stakeholders,
  • trust and relationship commitment (interorganizational trust, trust and relationship commitment in terms of suppyl chain management, factors influencing trust and relationship commitment),
  • collaborative behaviour (interorganizational collaboration, collaboration in supply chain management, factors influencing collaboration in supply chains).

Details

Lecturer: doc. dr. Mlaker Kač Sonja

Active work during lectures (40%). Seminar paper (60).

KKOV

CORPORATION CULTURE IN SUPPLY CHAINS
Lecturer: prof. dr. Potočan Vojko
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

1 Corporate culture
1.1 Theoretical starting points for consideration of corporate culture
1.2 Corporate culture in business
1.3 Integral viewpoint of corporate culture
1.4 Differential viewpoint of corporate culture
1.5 Management of corporate culture
2 Corporate culture and supply chain
2.1 The importance and role of corporate culture in supply chain
2.2 The role of individuals’ culture in supply chain
2.3 Cultural dilemmas’ in supply chain
2.4 Organizational climate in supply chain
2.5 Different approaches for implementation of corporate culture in supply chain
3 Cases from business practice
3.1 Corporate culture and change
3.2 Corporate culture in sustainable development
3.3 Corporate culture and business ethics
3.4 Corporate culture in diversified supply chains

Details

Lecturer: prof. dr. Potočan Vojko

Active work at lectures and tutorials (40%). Individual course papers (60%).

MTTIOV

SUSTAINABLE TRANSPORT MANAGEMENT AND INTEGRATION IN SUPPLY CHAINS
Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Knez Matjaž
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

Sustainable functioning of supply chains
EU policies and directives on sustainable transport
Sustainable mobility and green technologies
Alternative fuels and technologies in sustainable transport
Electromobility as a serious alternative
Integration of green technologies into sustainable supply chains
Management of sustainable trensport and environmental impact assessment
Designing sustainable business models and systems by integrating new, green, sustainable technologies

Details

Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Knez Matjaž

Research work (50%). Oral examination (50%).

INT

INTRALOGISTICS 4.0
Lecturer: prof. dr. Lerher Tone
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

− The importance of intralogistics 4.0 in the logistics chain in terms of throughput capacity, energy efficiency, sustainability, information support to logistics processes and digitization.
− Modern trends in logistics 4.0 (Industry 4.0, Warehousing 4.0, Internet of Things (IoT), Digitalization, Robotization, Artificial Intelligence, Physical Internet.
− Information and material flow in intralogistics 4.0.
− Warehouse processes in intralogistics 4.0.
− Warehousing 4.0 with the emphasis on the process of Order-Picking.
− Centralised and decentralised control of transport systems in intralogistics 4.0.
− Automatic and autonomous transport and warehousing systems in intralogistics 4.0 (Automated Storage and Retrieval Systems, Shuttle-Based Storage and Retrieval Systems and Autonomous Vehicle Storage and Retrieval Systems).
− Design and modelling of transport and warehousing systems in intralogistics 4.0 with the emphasis on:
maximum throughput capacity, minimum total cost, energy efficiency and sustainability.
− Multi-objective optimization of transport and warehousing systems in intralogistics 4.0

Details

Lecturer: prof. dr. Lerher Tone

− Research work (50%). − Exam (theoretical and practical knowledge (50%)).

ISLP

INFORMATION SYSTEMS IN LOGISTIC PROCESSES
Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Gumzej Roman
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

The content of the subject is aimed at integration of systems knowledge and the newest research in the area of IT in logistic processes:
1.Logistic challenges of the information society
Intelligent Web (Web 2.0)
Knowledge web and web ontologies
Web agents, communication protocols (FIPA standard)
Autonomous, self-adaptive operation (MAPE-K)
Integration of concepts in the framework of intelligent logistic systems, Internet of things and physical Internet
2. Decision support systems
Advanced simulation modelling techniques as a foundation to systems approach to analysis and optimisation of intra- and inter-logistic processes:
Discrete event simulation
Systems dynamics
Agent-based simulation
Paradigm integration in a multi-layered, intra- and inter-organisational decision making
3. Service quality management in intelligent logistic systems
Service quality indicators
Integracija metod in standardov v CMM modelu
Correctness, timeliness, dependability and predictability
Service quality evaluation and assurance model
Integration of methods and standards in a CMM model

Details

Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Gumzej Roman

 

Assessment of the research work (100%).

LSOV

LOGISTICS SYSTEMS AND SUPPLY CHAINS
Lecturer: prof. dr. Rosi Bojan
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

 Academic research in the field of supply chains, logistics systems and logistics chains.
Philosophy of managing, operating and controlling integrated supply chains.
Determining tasks and challenges of effective supply chain management.
Studying internal processes and relationships of supply chains.
Modelling internal processes and optimising integrated supply chain situations.
The module refers to undergraduate and postgraduate masters courses.

Details

Lecturer: prof. dr. Rosi Bojan

Research coursework (50%) and examination (50%).

ULS

CONTROL OF LOGISTICS SYSTEMS
Lecturer: prof. dr. Juričić Đani, izr. prof. dr. Dragan Dejan
6 ECTS
Več

Course Description

 THEORY OF SYSTEM CONTROL: Ontology of system control, system models, deterministic and stochastic systems, control as decision making, optimal model-based control. Orders’ Controllers and supply chain synchronization for the bullwhip effect compensation.
MODELING AND SIMULATION OF LOGISTIC SYSTEMS: Theory of discrete systems modelling, simulation tools, introduction to Scilab, simulation of discrete systems, simulation of stochastic logistic processes, Monte carlo simulation.
THE USE OF STATISTICAL MODELS AND METHODS FOR THE SUPPLY CHAIN MANAGEMENT, TRANSPORTATION AND TRAFFIC:
The use of multivariate statistical analysis, structural equation and other statistical models in logistics, supply chain management, transportation and traffic. The main emphasis is on increasing a companies’ efficiency, as well as improving transportation and traffic safety.
METHODS FOR CONTROL OF LOGISTICS SYSTEMS: Optimization of transportation and logistics systems, job scheduling in logistic systems, heuristic procedures and meta-heuristics for the optimization of logistic systems, theory of time-series forecasting, modeling and control of distribution networks.
EXAMPLES OF LOGISTICS SYSTEMS CONTROL:
Alocation of distribution centers, scheduling examples in logistic systems, inventory control, demand forecasting, modeling of transportation in distribution networks, optimization of the problems in the queueing theory.

Podrobnosti

Lecturer: izr. prof. dr. Dragan Dejan

Project (research work)(70%)), Oral examination (30%).

IRD l

INDIVIDUAL RESEARCH WORK I
15 ECTS
Več

Course Description

Academic research work encompasses:

  • theoretical research,
  • academic-research work planning,
  • study of professional and academic literature and current literature.

Details

Plan of scientific research work (coursework/work report/presentation/discussion (100%)).

ZRM

SCIENTIFIC RESEARCH METHODS
Main Lecturer: prof. dr. Rosi Bojan
3 ECTS
Več

Course Description

Academic research work encompasses:

  • theoretical, development and applicative research,
  • education, academic improvement of researchers,
  • academic-research infrastructure,
  • academic-research work planning.
  • Postgraduate studies: critical analysis, results, written coursework, PhD thesis.
  • Methods of an academic-research work: logic, methods, methodology.
  • Structure of academic work.
  • Individual research work as a research concept that are in line with the methodologies from other courses.
  • Reports, presentations of reports, discussions, critical analysis.
  • Evaluation of one’s own research work and research work of others.
  • Group work, team work, division of tasks.
  • Study of professional and academic literature and current literature.

Details

Lecturer: prof. dr. Rosi Bojan

Coursework/ work report (80%), presentation/discussion (20%).

Summer semester

IRD II

INDIVIDUAL RESEARCH WORK II
24 ECTS
Več

Course Description

Academic research work encompasses:

  • theoretical, development and applicative research,
  • implementation of academic-research work plan.

Postgraduate studies: critical analysis, results, study of the literature.
Methods of an academic-research work: logic, methods, methodology.
Structure of academic work.
Individual research work as a research concept that are in line with the methodologies from other courses.
Reports, presentations of reports, discussions, critical analysis.
Evaluation of one’s own research work and research work of others.

Details

Presentation of the results of the first year (80%). Literature review, coursework/work report/presentation/discussion (20%).