Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2013 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Michael C. Fu

Postoptimal Analysis

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1153-7_200618

The study of how a solution changes with respect to (usually) small changes in the problem's data. In particular, this term is applied to the sensitivity analysis and parametric analysis of a solution to a linear-programming problem.


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