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.