OR/MS Today

April 1997 - Volume 24 - Number 2

The following table of contents lists articles in the April 1997 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:

Table of Contents


  • Practitioner's Page
  • Real World
  • Calendar
  • Call for Papers
  • New Books
  • Industry Update
  • Washington Report

  • Features

    Robert Herman Remembered
    By Denos C. Gazis
    Famed physicist, OR pioneer, "father of transportation science" and sculptor left an extraordinary legacy
    Money Matters
    By C.K. Venkatakrishnan
    An inside look at why the financial services industry attracts so many of OR's best and brightest
    Information Age Warfare
    By Bruce W. Fowler and Donald R. Peterson
    Value of information and advances in information processing induces "fragility"
    Aviation Dream Team
    By Anthony R. Vanchieri
    FAA forms partnerships with academia and industry to meet demands of managing the National Airspace System


    Linear Programming
    By Robert Fourer
    Update on software survey indicates change has been evolutionary but a few significant trends emerge
    Software Survey
    A side-by-side comparison of more than three dozen LP packages, including pricing and performance information
    Software Review: @Risk, RISKview and BestFit
    By Sam O. Sugiyama and Jeffrey W. Chow
    Suite of risk assessment products offers experienced analysts, a powerful spreadsheet extension

    INFORMS News

    • Simulation Awards
    • Dantzig Dissertation
    • Chapter News
    • Meetings

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