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Product Description: This book provides a comprehensive overview of practical cutting and packing problems, presenting practical algorithms for solving these problems from the perspective of combinatorial optimization. It also discusses the geometric properties and tools for cutting and packing problems...read more

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9784431552901 | Springer Verlag, February 6, 2017, cover price $139.00 | About this edition: This book provides a comprehensive overview of practical cutting and packing problems, presenting practical algorithms for solving these problems from the perspective of combinatorial optimization.

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Product Description: Interest in the phenomenon known as "lean" has grown significantly in recent years. This is the first volume to provide an academically rigorous overview of the field of lean management, introducing the reader to the application of lean in diverse application areas, from the production floor to sales and marketing, from the automobile industry to academic institutions...read more

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9781138920590 | Routledge, December 31, 2016, cover price $240.00 | About this edition: Interest in the phenomenon known as "lean" has grown significantly in recent years.

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Product Description: Projects are ubiquitous to modern society, yet, concerns around successful delivery, value realisation, resilience and making change stick force a significant re-evaluation of the scope and extent of the ‘normal’ project discourse...read more
By Darren Dalcher (editor)

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9781138206649 | Routledge, November 7, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: Projects are ubiquitous to modern society, yet, concerns around successful delivery, value realisation, resilience and making change stick force a significant re-evaluation of the scope and extent of the ‘normal’ project discourse.

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9781138206656 | Routledge, November 7, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: Projects are ubiquitous to modern society, yet, concerns around successful delivery, value realisation, resilience and making change stick force a significant re-evaluation of the scope and extent of the ‘normal’ project discourse.

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Product Description: This work aims to increase the service level and to reduce the inventory costs by combining the forecast and inventory model into one consistent forecast-based inventory model. This new model is based on the prediction of the future probability distribution by assuming an integer-valued autoregressive process as demand process...read more

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9783658140618 | Gabler, June 3, 2016, cover price $79.99 | About this edition: This work aims to increase the service level and to reduce the inventory costs by combining the forecast and inventory model into one consistent forecast-based inventory model.

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Product Description: The workbook is a supplement to the Steglich, Feige & Klaus textbook Decision-Making in Logistics and includes case studies with solutions. The authors have developed a software package for the workbook that can be directly applied to the exercises.

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9783110440331, titled "Übungsbuch Logistik-entscheidungen" | De Gruyter Oldenbourg, December 5, 2016, cover price $42.00 | About this edition: The workbook is a supplement to the Steglich, Feige & Klaus textbook Decision-Making in Logistics and includes case studies with solutions.

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Product Description: In scheduling theory, the models that have attracted considerable attention during the last two decades allow the processing times to be variable, i.e., to be subjected to various effects that make the actual processing time of a job dependent on its location in a schedule...read more

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9783319395722 | Springer Verlag, October 7, 2016, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: In scheduling theory, the models that have attracted considerable attention during the last two decades allow the processing times to be variable, i.

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Product Description: This book studies storage policies in warehousing systems and maintenance-support strategies for critical operational systems in warehouses, which are the most important issues affecting operational efficiency of warehousing systems...read more

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9789811014475 | Springer Verlag, June 20, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book studies storage policies in warehousing systems and maintenance-support strategies for critical operational systems in warehouses, which are the most important issues affecting operational efficiency of warehousing systems.

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Product Description: This book provides an overview of intelligent decision-making techniques and discusses their application in production and retail operations. Manufacturing and retail enterprises have stringent standards for using advanced and reliable techniques to improve decision-making processes, since these processes have significant effects on the performance of relevant operations and the entire supply chain...read more

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9783662526798 | Springer Verlag, October 7, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book provides an overview of intelligent decision-making techniques and discusses their application in production and retail operations.

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Product Description: This new interdisciplinary work presents system dynamics as a powerful approach to enable analysts build simulation models of social systems, with a view toward enhancing decision making. Grounded in the feedback perspective of complex systems, the book provides a practical introduction to system dynamics, and covers key concepts such as stocks, flows, and feedback...read more

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9783319340418 | Springer-Verlag New York Inc, July 17, 2016, cover price $89.99 | About this edition: This new interdisciplinary work presents system dynamics as a powerful approach to enable analysts build simulation models of social systems, with a view toward enhancing decision making.

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Product Description: This book provides students with an in-depth understanding of the concepts, frameworks and processes used to analyze and present visual data for better decision-making. Expert contributors provide guidance in translating complex concepts from large data sets and how this translation drives management practice...read more

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9781138190719 | Routledge, October 1, 2016, cover price $150.00 | About this edition: This book provides students with an in-depth understanding of the concepts, frameworks and processes used to analyze and present visual data for better decision-making.

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9781138190726 | Routledge, October 1, 2016, cover price $59.95 | About this edition: This book provides students with an in-depth understanding of the concepts, frameworks and processes used to analyze and present visual data for better decision-making.

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Product Description: Logistische Entscheidungen sind durch eine hohe Komplexität geprägt, die aus einem globalisierten und sich schnell verändernden Umfeld resultiert. Erfolgreiche Planung und Gestaltung von Transport- und Logistiksystemen erfordert deshalb eine professionelle Entscheidungsunterstützung...read more

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9783110427424, titled "Logistik-entscheidungen: Modellbasierte Entscheidungsunterstützung in Der Logistik Mit Logisticslab" | 2 upd rev edition (De Gruyter Oldenbourg, May 23, 2016), cover price $49.00 | About this edition: Logistische Entscheidungen sind durch eine hohe Komplexität geprägt, die aus einem globalisierten und sich schnell verändernden Umfeld resultiert.

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Product Description: This book presents a broad range of innovative applications and case studies in all areas of management and engineering, including public administration, finance, marketing, engineering, transportation, and energy systems. It addresses issues related to problem structuring, preference modeling, and model construction, presenting a framework that provides clear decision-making support in practice...read more
By Michael Doumpos (editor)

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9783319392905 | Springer Verlag, August 1, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book presents a broad range of innovative applications and case studies in all areas of management and engineering, including public administration, finance, marketing, engineering, transportation, and energy systems.

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Product Description: Presents an introduction to differential equations, probability, and stochastic processes with real-world applications of queues with delay and delayed network queues Featuring recent advances in queueing theory and modeling, Delayed and Network Queues provides the most up-to-date theories in queueing model applications...read more

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9781119022138 | John Wiley & Sons Inc, September 13, 2016, cover price $120.00 | About this edition: Presents an introduction to differential equations, probability, and stochastic processes with real-world applications of queues with delay and delayed network queues Featuring recent advances in queueing theory and modeling, Delayed and Network Queues provides the most up-to-date theories in queueing model applications.

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Product Description: This book is especially relevant to undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers studying quantitative techniques as part of business, management and finance. It is an interdisciplinary book that covers all major topics involved at the interface between business and management on the one hand and mathematics and statistics on the other...read more

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9781498769464 | Chapman & Hall, October 5, 2016, cover price $169.95 | About this edition: This book is especially relevant to undergraduates, postgraduates and researchers studying quantitative techniques as part of business, management and finance.

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Product Description: Building on the author’s more than 35 years of teaching experience, Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems, Third Edition, covers the most important classes of stochastic processes used in the modeling of diverse systems. For each class of stochastic process, the text includes its definition, characterization, applications, transient and limiting behavior, first passage times, and cost/reward models...read more

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9781498756617 | 3 revised edition (Chapman & Hall, September 21, 2016), cover price $119.95 | About this edition: Building on the author’s more than 35 years of teaching experience, Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems, Third Edition, covers the most important classes of stochastic processes used in the modeling of diverse systems.
9781439808757 | 2 edition (Chapman & Hall, December 21, 2009), cover price $115.95 | About this edition: Based on the author's more than 25 years of teaching experience, Modeling and Analysis of Stochastic Systems, Second Edition covers the most important classes of stochastic processes used in the modeling of diverse systems, from supply chains and inventory systems to genetics and biological systems.
9780412049910 | Chapman & Hall, March 1, 1995, cover price $104.95 | About this edition: This practical and accessible text enables readers from engineering, business, operations research, public policy and computer science to analyze stochastic systems.

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Product Description: This book offers a comprehensive reference guide to fuzzy statistics and fuzzy decision-making techniques. It provides readers with all the necessary tools for making statistical inference in the case of incomplete information or insufficient data, where classical statistics cannot be applied...read more
By Özgür Kabak (editor)

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9783319390123 | Springer-Verlag New York Inc, September 15, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: This book offers a comprehensive reference guide to fuzzy statistics and fuzzy decision-making techniques.

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Product Description: This book presents an internationally comprehensive perspective into the field of complex systems.  It explores the challenges of and approaches to complexity from a broad range of disciplines, including big data, health care, medicine, mathematics, mechanical and systems engineering, air traffic control and finance...read more
By Anabela Alves (editor)

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9783319387543 | Springer Verlag, July 30, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: This book presents an internationally comprehensive perspective into the field of complex systems.

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Product Description: This handbook focuses on Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) applications in operations analytics which are fundamental tools and techniques for improving operation functions and attaining long-term competitiveness. In fact, the handbook demonstrates that DEA can be viewed as Data Envelopment Analytics...read more
By Joe Zhu (editor)

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9781489977038 | Springer Verlag, July 14, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: This handbook focuses on Data Envelopment Analysis (DEA) applications in operations analytics which are fundamental tools and techniques for improving operation functions and attaining long-term competitiveness.

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Product Description: This book provides a broad coverage of the recent advances in robustness analysis in decision aiding, optimization, and analytics. It offers a comprehensive illustration of the challenges that robustness raises in different operations research and management science (OR/MS) contexts and the methodologies proposed from multiple perspectives...read more

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9783319331195 | Springer Verlag, July 6, 2016, cover price $159.00 | About this edition: This book provides a broad coverage of the recent advances in robustness analysis in decision aiding, optimization, and analytics.

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Product Description: Robert Dochow mathematically derives a simplified classification structure of selected types of the portfolio selection problem. He proposes two new competitive online algorithms with risk management, which he evaluates analytically...read more

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9783658135270 | Gabler, June 3, 2016, cover price $79.99 | About this edition: Robert Dochow mathematically derives a simplified classification structure of selected types of the portfolio selection problem.

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Product Description: This textbook approaches optimization from a multi-aspect, multi-criteria perspective. By using a Multiple Criteria Decision Making (MCDM) approach, it avoids the limits and oversimplifications that can come with optimization models with one criterion...read more

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9783319327556 | Springer Verlag, June 25, 2016, cover price $69.99 | About this edition: This textbook approaches optimization from a multi-aspect, multi-criteria perspective.

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Product Description: This book includes both theoretical results and application cases of analytical modeling based research related to the fashion and textile business. It responds to calls for deeper theoretical foundations as an expansion of research methodology in a field that has to date mostly relied on case studies and empirical analysis...read more
By Tsan-ming Choi (editor)

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9789811010125 | Springer Verlag, June 28, 2016, cover price $129.00 | About this edition: This book includes both theoretical results and application cases of analytical modeling based research related to the fashion and textile business.

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Product Description: The issue of sustainability has become a vital discussion in many industries within the public and private sectors. In the business realm, incorporating such practices allows organizations to re-design their operations more effectively...read more
By Mian M. Ajmal (editor)

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9781522506355 | Business Science Reference, August 31, 2016, cover price $185.00 | About this edition: The issue of sustainability has become a vital discussion in many industries within the public and private sectors.

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Product Description: Sharing accurate and timely supply and demand information throughout a supply chain can yield significant performance improvements to all members of the supply chain. Despite the benefits, many firms are reluctant to share information with their supply chain partners due to an unequal distribution of risks, costs, and benefits among the partners...read more

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9783319324395 | Springer Verlag, August 11, 2016, cover price $179.00 | About this edition: Sharing accurate and timely supply and demand information throughout a supply chain can yield significant performance improvements to all members of the supply chain.

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Product Description: Das vorliegende Lehrbuch ist eine umfassende Einführung in die Simulation stochastischer Systeme. Auf 400 Seiten wird der Leser an stochastische Simulationsmodelle, Lösungsmethoden und statistische Analyseverfahren herangeführt. Die grundlegenden Sachverhalte werden ausführlich motiviert und begründet...read more

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9783662497579, titled "Simulation Stochastischer Systeme: Eine Anwendungsorientierte Einführung" | Gabler, April 25, 2016, cover price $49.99 | About this edition: Das vorliegende Lehrbuch ist eine umfassende Einführung in die Simulation stochastischer Systeme.

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