APORC is engaged in both theoretical studies on major problems of Operations Research and projects which have direct impact on the development of the national economy, sciences and technologies. The research topics come form comprehensive and interactive areas including management science, decision science, information science, computer science behaviour science and so on.
APORC supports scholars to undertake the fundamental theoretical problems in the various disciplines of OR and related branches, as well as practical projects which have direct impact to the development of the national economy, sciences and technologies.
The center also supports interdisciplinary studies and research for expanding the new horizons of the knowledge, especially encourages young scholars to open new directions and fields.
The center plans to sponsor international academic exchanges each year, including symposiums, workshops and seminars ,and invite active OR scholars to pay short visits and to do joint work with faculty members.