Operations Research Products

  • Rational Queueing

    By Refael Hassin

    This book is a unique reference and valuable resource for anyone interested in queuing systems, both theory and practice in the modern era. It provides an up-to-date, comprehensive survey of research on the performance of queueing systems where multiple agents, like customers, servers, and central…

    Hardback – 2016-03-10 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Quality by Experimental Design, Fourth Edition

    By Thomas B. Barker, Andrew Milivojevich

    Achieve Technological Advancements in Applied Science and Engineering Using Efficient Experiments That Consume the Least Amount of Resources Written by longtime experimental design guru Thomas B. Barker and experimental development/Six Sigma expert Andrew Milivojevich, Quality by Experimental…

    Hardback – 2016-01-20 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Business Analytics for Decision Making

    By Steven Orla Kimbrough, Hoong Chuin Lau

    Business Analytics for Decision Making, the first complete text suitable for use in introductory Business Analytics courses, establishes a national syllabus for an emerging first course at an MBA or upper undergraduate level. This timely text is mainly about model analytics, particularly analytics…

    Hardback – 2016-01-08 
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Adaptive Stochastic Optimization Techniques with Applications

    By James A. Momoh

    Adaptive Stochastic Optimization Techniques with Applications provides a single, convenient source for state-of-the-art information on optimization techniques used to solve problems with adaptive, dynamic, and stochastic features. Presenting modern advances in static and dynamic optimization,…

    Hardback – 2015-11-24
    CRC Press

  • Discrete Event Simulation for Health Technology Assessment

    By J. Jaime Caro, Jörgen Möller, Jonathan Karnon, James Stahl, Jack Ishak

    Discover How to Apply DES to Problems Encountered in HTA Discrete event simulation (DES) has traditionally been used in the engineering and operations research fields. The use of DES to inform decisions about health technologies is still in its infancy. Written by specialists at the forefront of…

    Hardback – 2015-10-16
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Adversarial Risk Analysis

    By David L. Banks, Jesus M. Rios Aliaga, David Rios Insua

    Flexible Models to Analyze Opponent Behavior A relatively new area of research, adversarial risk analysis (ARA) informs decision making when there are intelligent opponents and uncertain outcomes. Adversarial Risk Analysis develops methods for allocating defensive or offensive resources against…

    Hardback – 2015-06-30
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Search and Foraging

    Individual Motion and Swarm Dynamics

    By Eugene Kagan, Irad Ben-Gal

    Since the start of modern computing, the studies of living organisms have inspired the progress in developing computers and intelligent machines. In particular, the methods of search and foraging are the benchmark problems for robotics and multi-agent systems. The highly developed theory of search…

    Hardback – 2015-06-23
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Optimization

    Algorithms and Applications

    By Rajesh Kumar Arora

    Choose the Correct Solution Method for Your Optimization Problem Optimization: Algorithms and Applications presents a variety of solution techniques for optimization problems, emphasizing concepts rather than rigorous mathematical details and proofs. The book covers both gradient and stochastic…

    Hardback – 2015-05-06
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Linear and Integer Optimization

    Theory and Practice, Third Edition

    By Gerard Sierksma, Yori Zwols

    Presenting a strong and clear relationship between theory and practice, Linear and Integer Optimization: Theory and Practice is divided into two main parts. The first covers the theory of linear and integer optimization, including both basic and advanced topics. Dantzig’s simplex algorithm, duality…

    Hardback – 2015-05-01
    Chapman and Hall/CRC
    Advances in Applied Mathematics

  • Markov Processes

    By James R. Kirkwood

    Clear, rigorous, and intuitive, Markov Processes provides a bridge from an undergraduate probability course to a course in stochastic processes and also as a reference for those that want to see detailed proofs of the theorems of Markov processes. It contains copious computational examples that…

    Hardback – 2015-02-09
    CRC Press
    Advances in Applied Mathematics

  • Pseudolinear Functions and Optimization

    By Shashi Kant Mishra, Balendu Bhooshan Upadhyay

    Pseudolinear Functions and Optimization is the first book to focus exclusively on pseudolinear functions, a class of generalized convex functions. It discusses the properties, characterizations, and applications of pseudolinear functions in nonlinear optimization problems. The book describes the…

    Hardback – 2014-12-18
    Chapman and Hall/CRC

  • Operations Planning

    Mixed Integer Optimization Models

    By Joseph Geunes

    A reference for those working at the interface of operations planning and optimization modeling, Operations Planning: Mixed Integer Optimization Models blends essential theory and powerful approaches to practical operations planning problems. It presents a set of classical optimization models with…

    Hardback – 2014-09-18
    CRC Press
    Operations Research Series

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