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Forthcoming Operations Research Books

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Forthcoming Books

  1. Linear and Integer Optimization

    Theory and Practice, Third Edition

    By Gerard Sierksma, Yori Zwols

    Series: Advances in Applied Mathematics

    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...

    To Be Published May 8th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  2. 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...

    To Be Published May 21st 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  3. 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 25th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  4. Adversarial Risk Analysis

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

    Adversarial risk analysis is a relatively new area of research concerning decision making when there are intelligent opponents and uncertain outcomes. This book develops methods for the analysis of allocation decisions when there are intelligent adversaries aiming at increasing risk. In addition,...

    To Be Published July 2nd 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  5. 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 October 15th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  6. 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 October 30th 2015 by Chapman and Hall/CRC

  7. 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 December 15th 2015 by CRC Press

  8. 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

  9. 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

  10. 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