## Introduction to Operations Research, Volume 1-- This classic, field-defining text is the market leader in Operations Research -- and it's now updated and expanded to keep professionals a step ahead -- Features 25 new detailed, hands-on case studies added to the end of problem sections -- plus an expanded look at project planning and control with PERT/CPM -- A new, software-packed CD-ROM contains Excel files for examples in related chapters, numerous Excel templates, plus LINDO and LINGO files, along with MPL/CPLEX Software and MPL/CPLEX files, each showing worked-out examples |

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cedure , called the simplex method , is available for solving

cedure , called the simplex method , is available for solving

**linear programming**problems of even enormous size . These are some of the reasons for the tremendous impact of**linear programming**in recent decades .Page 31

All three packages include the simplex method for solving

All three packages include the simplex method for solving

**linear programming**models . Section 3.6 describes how to use Excel to formulate and solve**linear programming**models in a spreadsheet format . Descriptions of the other packages ...Page 340

Various other special - purpose algorithms also have been developed to exploit the special structure of particular types of

Various other special - purpose algorithms also have been developed to exploit the special structure of particular types of

**linear programming**problems ( such as those to be discussed in Chaps . 8 and 9 ) . Much research is currently ...### What people are saying - Write a review

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