Assignment problems: Recent solution methods and applications

  • Rainer E. Burkard
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Part of the Lecture Notes in Control and Information Sciences book series (LNCIS, volume 84)


Recent developments for linear and quadratic assignment problems are surveyed. In particular some new efficient solution techniques are outlined and a recent application concerning the assignment of time-slots in a time division multiple access system is described. Finally assignment problems are used to solve a problem in channel routing.


Assignment Problem Switch Mode Quadratic Assignment Problem Data Burst Hungarian Method 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Rainer E. Burkard
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  1. 1.Technische Universität Graz Institut für MathematikGrazAustria

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