Accession Number:

AD0602474

Title:

AN APPLICATION OF DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING TO LOCATION-ALLOCATION PROBLEMS

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1964-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

11.0

Abstract:

This memorandum indicates a method for treating the problem of minimizing a type of function that frequently arises in scheduling and organization theory. The technique presented here transforms the problem into a dynamic programming one, which can often be readily resolved computationally.

Subject Categories:

  • Theoretical Mathematics
  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE