Perspectives on Operations Research

Essays in Honor of Klaus Neumann

  • Editors
  • Martin Morlock
  • Christoph Schwindt
  • Norbert Trautmann
  • Jürgen Zimmermann

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xi
  2. Overview of Klaus Neumann’s Research

    1. Martin Morlock, Christoph Schwindt, Jürgen Zimmermann, Norbert Trautmann
      Pages 1-13
  3. Optimization

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 15-15
    2. Heidemarie Bräsel
      Pages 17-41
    3. Wolfgang Eichhorn
      Pages 43-45
    4. Walter Habenicht, Martin Josef Geiger
      Pages 47-67
  4. Operations Research in Production and Service Management

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 111-112
    2. Werner Dinkelbach
      Pages 129-136
    3. Andreas Drexl, Johannes Frahm, Frank Salewski
      Pages 137-162
    4. Hans-Otto Günther, Paul van Beek, Martin Grunow, Matthias Lütke Entrup, Shuo Zhang
      Pages 163-188
    5. Christoph Schwindt, Norbert Trautmann
      Pages 225-237
    6. Christoph Staxk, Jürgen Zimmermann, Martin Morlock
      Pages 239-253
  5. Operations Research in Logistics

  6. Interdisciplinary Dimensions

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 351-351
    2. Svetlozar T. Rachev, Anna Chernobai, Christian Menn
      Pages 379-401
    3. Heinrich Rommelfanger
      Pages 403-423
    4. Joachim Rosenmüller
      Pages 425-443
  7. Back Matter
    Pages 445-447

About this book


Operations Research, the science of better, is a discipline that permanently produces and applies advanced analytical techniques to help make better decisions and to solve problems.

This volume presents state-of-the-art models, algorithms, and applications of quantitative methods in management and economics. The papers have been contributed by disciples, colleagues, scientific companions, and friends of Klaus Neumann on the occasion of his emeritation. They are clustered into four parts, focusing on

" optimization issues,
" applications of Operations Research in production and service management,
" applications of Operations Research in logistics, and
" interdisciplinary approaches.


Entscheidungsprozess, unternehmerischer Logistik Operations Research Optimization Production and Operations Managment Scheduling algorithms production

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