The Centre for Optimal Planning and Operations (C-OPT) brings together researchers with expertise and experience in using quantitative methods to develop innovative, customised solutions that help businesses streamline their processes and enhance their decision making, to reduce costs, increase productivity, and positively impact their triple bottom line.

About us

About us

C-OPT (Centre for Optimal Planning and Operations) is a research center based at the University of Newcastle, consisting of a team of over twenty dedicated fellow researchers and PhD students who specialize in the science of Operations Research.

C-OPT has a proven track record of providing solutions to big business, both locally and globally. C-OPT has been engaged in the mining, shipping and retail industries to deliver successful solutions based on mathematical analysis. If you would like to see a more in-depth look at our past successes
and how we can help you.

Currently, C-OPT continues to expand its successful work in the field of Operations Research and the Center welcomes any business who is keen to discuss solutions to their problems.

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