Accession Number:

AD0606922

Title:

USE OF MATHEMATICAL MODELS FOR LOGISTICAL PLANNING

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CA

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1958-05-19

Pagination or Media Count:

20.0

Abstract:

The paper gives a definition of machine models and their uses in logistic planning and experimentation. As examples, a general description is given of a man-machine model, and of the Missile Support Model. This description covers such areas as 1 The purpose of these models. 2 The general procedure used in creating the models. 3 The trouble areas found in this creative period. 4 The results obtained from the running of the models. 5 The trouble areas found in the running of the models. 6 Other possible uses of models, such as a means of training on a managerial level.

Subject Categories:

  • Mathematical and Computer Sciences

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE