Search for dissertations about: "thesis on operations management"

Showing result 11 - 15 of 283 swedish dissertations containing the words thesis on operations management.

  1. 11. On the use of Visual planning in teams -Exploring sticky notes in product development

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Björn Söderberg; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2012]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Produktionsteknik; Manufacturing engineering; Övriga teknikvetenskaper; Other technology; Visual planning; product development; teams; project; cross-functional;

    Abstract : This thesis investigates Visual planning, a method used in teams for planning and controlling product development projects. Cross-functional teams have shown to be effective at accelerating product development, but also make it difficult to coordinate the work and puts high demands on communication and knowledge exchange. READ MORE

  2. 12. Organizing project-based operations The interplay of content, context and social processes

    University dissertation from Stockholm, Sweden : Kungliga Tekniska högskolan

    Author : Maxim Miterev; KTH.; [2017]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; project-based operations; project-based organization; PBO; contingency; new institutionalism; organization theory; organization design; Industriell ekonomi och organisation; Industrial Engineering and Management;

    Abstract : Project-based organizations (PBOs) are becoming increasingly widespread and important for the modern economy and society. Thus, they attact significant scholarly attention to their distinctive features. The unit of analysis employed by the majority of the studies is the project-based organization as a whole. READ MORE

  3. 13. Essays on manufacturing-related management accounting

    University dissertation from Linköping : Linköping University Electronic Press

    Author : Andreas Myrelid; Linköpings universitet.; Linköpings universitet.; [2013]
    Keywords : SAMHÄLLSVETENSKAP; SOCIAL SCIENCES; operations management; performance measurement; decision making; verksamhetsstyrning; prestationsmätning; beslutsfattande;

    Abstract : In general companies continuously have to improve their operations to be able to survive in the global competition. They have to be better in utilizing their resources today compared to what they were yesterday. The production systems have changed during the 20th century and factories today do not look like they did hundred years ago. READ MORE

  4. 14. Incubators and incubation -Resources and activities in relation to different actors

    University dissertation from Chalmers University of Technology

    Author : Lise Aaboen; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; Chalmers tekniska högskola.; Chalmers University of Technology.; [2008]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Industriell organisation; administration och ekonomi; Industrial organisation; administration and economics; incubator; incubation; resources; new technology-based firm; university; policy actor; financial actor;

    Abstract : ABSTRACT Incubators prepare new technology-based firms (NTBFs) for the obstacles ahead, they complement and develop the entrepreneurial ability of the firm founder, advise regarding financing, as well as providing structure and credibility to the firm. Incubators accelerate the development of the firms towards growth, create an entrepreneurial and innovative climate in the region, and contribute to the commercialization of research results from the university. READ MORE

  5. 15. Advancing CSR in the mining industry A stakeholder and management system approach

    University dissertation from Luleå tekniska universitet

    Author : Helena Ranängen; Luleå tekniska universitet.; [2015]
    Keywords : TEKNIK OCH TEKNOLOGIER; ENGINEERING AND TECHNOLOGY; Miljöledning; Environmental Management;

    Abstract : The concept of corporate social responsibility (CSR) is often defined as the integration of social and environmental concerns in a company’s operations and in its interactions with stakeholders on a voluntary basis. It is commonly accepted that extractive industries are at the cutting edge when it comes topractising CSR and that CSR is especially important in the mining sector. READ MORE