Book Title : Introduction to Operation Research

Author(s) : Frederick S. Hillier, Gerald J. Lieberman

Publisher : McGraw Hill

Edition : Seventh Edition

Pages : 1237

PDF Size : 10.5 Mb

Book description:

Introduction To Operations Research by Gerald J. Lieberman, Bodhibrata Nag, Frederick S. Hillier, Preetam Basu is a textbook for everyone that will help them understand the recent development within the Operations Research. Ebook deals with the technologies and the software required in order to create successful business application models that are adopted by companies in order to achieve their goals.

This ebook contains an introductory chapter, a chapter on Overview of the Operations Research Modeling Approach, The Theory of the Simplex Method, Nonlinear Programming, Integer Programming as well as Dynamic Programming. It also deals with Solving Linear Programming Problems: The Simplex Method, Network Optimization Models and Other Algorithms for Linear Programming. There are other chapters such as Introduction to Linear Programming, The Transportation and Assignment Problems, and Duality Theory and Sensitivity Analysis.

The authors Frederick S. Hillier, Gerald J. Lieberman also deal with Meta heuristics, Decision Analysis, Game Theory, Markov Decision Processes, Inventory Theory, Queuing Theory and Markov Chains Simulation. This book contains a glossary of terms which students will find highly useful.