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Introduction

  • Robert J. Vanderbei
Part of the International Series in Operations Research & Management Science book series (ISOR, volume 196)

Abstract

This book is mostly about a subject called Linear Programming. Before defining what we mean, in general, by a linear programming problem, let us describe a few practical real-world problems that serve to motivate and at least vaguely to define this subject.

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Robert J. Vanderbei
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  1. 1.Department of Operations Research and Financial EngineeringPrinceton UniversityPrincetonUSA

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