# Explore Queueing Theory for Scheduling, Resource Allocation and Traffic Flow Applications

From IFORS Education Resources

Queueing Theory is the mathematical study of waiting lines or queues. This approach is applied to different types of problems, such as scheduling, resource allocation and traffic flow. It is often applied in:

- Operations research
- Industrial engineering
- Network design
- Computer architecture

**Link to material:** http://www.mathworks.com/discovery/queuing-theory.html