The following table of contents lists articles in the December 1995 print edition of OR/MS Today. You may follow any of the linked titles to read those items in their entirety. For quick navigation you may jump directly to any of the following sections: Departments, Features, INFORMS News, Computing, Resources or other OR/MS Today web pages.
Cutting Edge -- A sampling of news from the intelligent systems arena.
Practice LessonsAn interview with recent Franz Edelman Award finalists.
Real World -- A compendium of news items of interest to the academic, engineering, industrial and technology fields.
Washington Report -- A look at Capital issues from an operations research/management science viewpoint.
Calendar -- Information about upcoming events involving operations research and/or management science.
New Books -- A round-up of new publications of interest to the operations research/management science field.
Call for Papers -- Details regarding operations research/management science events for which papers are sought in order to be presented and/or published.
Industry Update -- Business news, products, and software upgrades and updates are presented here with an angle toward practitioners and academics in operations research and management science.
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Simulation Software Semantics
By Jerry Banks
Wading through the rhetoric: "Easy-to-use" simulation software can be difficult to define.
Right on Schedule
By Javad Seyed
Finding the perfect scheduling system: Required, preferred and desirable features.
Software Review: NETWK
By Joan M. Donohue
Problem-solving tool for network and enhanced network models.
President's Desk -- The Case of the Missing Umbrella.
Election Results -- Arthur Geoffrion voted to top post.
1997 INFORMS Nominations -- A call for nominations for INFORMS officers.
Kimball Medal -- Peter Norden honored for distinguished service.
Lanchester Prize -- Four feted for best English language OR publication.
NSF Committee -- INFORMS liaison group to boost communications.
In Memoriam -- Tribute to management science pioneer Charles J. Hitch.
Meetings -- A listing of Institute-sponsored major events
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