A Quarterly Journal of Operations Research

ISSN: 1619-4500 (Print) 1614-2411 (Online)


4OR is jointly published by the Belgian, French, and Italian Operations Research Societies. Published quarterly, the journal features high quality papers on the theory and application of operations research. Rapid dissemination of important results is a hallmark of the journal.

In addition to publishing original research findings, the journal publishes state-of-the-art surveys written by prominent researchers. The journal’s industry section features case studies as well as papers on operations research techniques in industry and on open industrial problems.

Educational papers help improve the quality of operations research teaching. The PhD section publishes selected abstracts of recent PhD theses defended in Belgian, French or Italian institutions, or of PhD theses defended by Belgian, French or Italian citizens.

Officially cited as: 4OR-Q J Oper Res

  • 13 Volumes
  • 51 Issues
  • 379 Articles
  • 4 Open Access
  • 2003 - 2015 Available