Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2001 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Carl M. Harris

Stochastic duel

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/1-4020-0611-X_1002
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A stochastic duel is a model of combat (originally between two individuals, expanded to two sides with finite numbers of individuals) which emphasizes the random nature of combat and finite attrition calculations. Battle modeling.

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Robert H. Smith School of BusinessUniversity of MarylandCollege PartUSA
  2. 2.School of Information Technology & EngineeringGeorge Mason UniversityFairfaxUSA