Operations Research: An Introduction

Operations Research: An Introduction, 10th edition

  • Hamdy A. Taha

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Overview

Operations Research teaches Operations Research (OR) basics through a broad focus on algorithmic and practical implementation of OR techniques, using theory, applications, and computations. This text provides essential hand computational algorithms and shows how classical algorithms can be beneficial in practice.

Published by Pearson (July 23rd 2021) - Copyright © 2017

ISBN-13: 9780137526567

Table of contents

1. What Is Operations Research?
2. Modeling with Linear Programming
3. The Simplex Method and Sensitivity Analysis
4. Duality and Post-Optimal Analysis
5. Transportation Model and Its Variants
6. Network Models
7. Advanced Linear Programming
8. Goal Programming
9. Integer Linear Programming
10. Heuristic and Constraint Programming
11. Traveling Salesperson Problem (TSP)
12. Deterministic Dynamic Programming
13. Inventory Modeling (with Introduction to Supply Chains)
14. Review of Basic Probability
15. Decision Analysis and Games
16. Probabilistic Inventory Models
17. Markov Chains
18. Queuing Systems
19. Simulation Modeling
20. Classical Optimization Theory
21. Nonlinear Programming Algorithms

Appendix A: Statistical Tables
Appendix B: Partial Answers to Selected Problems

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