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Forthcoming Operations Research Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. 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...

    To Be Published June 30th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. 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...

    To Be Published July 9th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. Discrete Event Simulation for Health Technology Assessment

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

    Addressing decision problems in the medical field, DES helps in the evaluation of the likely consequences of incorporating a new technology in a particular healthcare system. This book covers the fundamental concepts of DES, including entities, attributes, the handling of time, events and their...

    To Be Published November 20th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. Linear Programming with Duals

    A Modern Exposition

    By Craig A. Tovey

    This textbook presents a theoretical treatment of linear programming, network flows and applications, integer programming, and computational complexity. The author includes a rigorous discussion of theory, numerous examples and exercises, and geometric intuitive explanations. He also offers...

    To Be Published November 26th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. Adaptive Stochastic Optimization Techniques with Applications

    By James A. Momoh

    This book presents new trends in optimization methods that can be used to handle the stochastic, predictive nature of large-scale system problems in power and energy. The author provides decision tools and techniques for heuristic optimization and adaptive dynamic programming. He also reviews the...

    To Be Published November 30th 2015 by CRC Press

  6. Introduction to Business Analytics

    By Steven Orla Kimbrough, Lau Hoong Chuin

    If you want to solve a problem, strip the problem of nonessentials, simplify, and specialize without sacrificing its core. This book highlights this spirit using concrete, specific, simple examples pertaining to business analytics. Offering examples in thorough detail and designed to illuminate...

    To Be Published December 26th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. Arbitrage and Rational Choice

    By Robert F Nau

    Adapted from the author’s course notes, this book provides a technically rigorous and unified perspective on rational choice theory from the viewpoint that the most basic and universal axiom of rationality is the principle of no-arbitrage. The book goes on to demonstrate that the principle of...

    To Be Published January 15th 2016 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  8. Decision Sciences

    Theory and Practice

    Edited by Raghu Nandan Sengupta, Joydeep Dutta, Aparna Gupta

    This text focuses on different mathematical, statistical, and quantitative tools for solving a variety of theoretical as well as practical decision analysis problems. It covers a whole gamut of interesting ideas starting from robust optimization, multi-criteria decision making, meta-heuristic...

    To Be Published February 15th 2016 by CRC Press

  9. Multivariate Statistical Modeling in Engineering and Management

    By J Maiti

    This book helps readers to understand the following issues: variability, extracting patterns, building relationships, and objective decision making. The book focuses on problem solving for practitioners and model building for academicians under multivariate situations. A large number of...

    To Be Published March 1st 2016 by CRC Press

  10. Experimental Strategies and Data Analysis for Research

    By John Lawson, John Erjavec

    To Be Published March 15th 2016 by Chapman and Hall/CRC