Operations Research: Theory and Applications is a comprehensive textbook for courses in quantitative methods, operations research, management science, analytical methods for decision-making, and other related subjects. The all new fifth edition of the book further enhances the easy-to-understand approach adopted in earlier editions. This approach provides the readers an understanding of the problem-solving methods based on a careful discussion of model formulation, solution procedures, and analysis of results..
This book Useful for Computer Science & Management students.
1.Almost all chapters have been reorganized and/or rewritten to facilitate better and easier understanding of the concepts and text material.
2.Each chapter begins with a Preview and Learning Objectives to guide the students and help them focus on understanding a specific topic under study
3.Most of the chapters contain Management Cases to help students understand various business situations, and suggest solutions to managerial issues that are raised while using specific techniques of operations research.
4.Each chapter contains Concept Quizzes to help students reinforce their understanding of the principles and applications of operations research techniques.
5.Explanations are well illustrated with numerous interesting and varied business-oriented examples.
Chapter 1 Opeartions Research : An Introduction
Chapter 2 linear Programming : Applications and Model Formulation
Chapter 3 Linear Programming : The Graphical Method
Chapter 4 Linear Programming: The Simplex Method
Chapter 5 Duality in Linear Pragramming
Chapter 6 Sensitivity Analysis in Linear Programming
Chapter 7 Integer Linear Programming
Chapter 8 Goal Programming
Chapter 9 Transportation Problem
Chapter 10 Assignment Problem
Chapter 11 Decision Theory and Decision Trees
Chapter 12 Theory of Games
Chapter 13 Project Manage,ent: PERT and CPM
Chapter 14 Deterministic Inventory Control Models
Chapter 15 Probabilistic Inventory Control Models
Chapter 16 Queuing Theory
Chapter 17 Replacement and Maintenance Models
Chapter 18 Merkov Chains
Chapter 19 Simulation
Chapter 20 Sequencing Problems
Chapter 21 Information Theory
Chapter 22 Dynamic Programming
Chapter 23 Classical Optimization Methods
Chapter 24 Non - Linear Programming Methods
Chapter 25 Theory of Simplex Methods
Chapter 26 Revised Simplex Method
Chapter 27 Dual - Simplex Method
Chapter 28 Bounded Variables
Chapter 29 Parametric Liner
Appendix A: Pre-Study for Opearations Research
Appendix B: Slected Tables