Accession Number:

AD0691276

Title:

THE DOD STRATEGIC-DEPLOYMENT PROBLEM: FORMULATION AND TECHNIQUES, 1967-1968,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

RESEARCH ANALYSIS CORP MCLEAN VA

Report Date:

1968-10-01

Pagination or Media Count:

65.0

Abstract:

The paper is a compilation of three short technical descriptions of various aspects of the Department of Defense strategic-deployment linear programming work. The individual sections describe a related set of problems What were the DOD strategic-deployment problems and solution techniques in 1967. What were the subsequent model versions, and how did these formulations occur, and finally, what is the matrix-generation technique that has been employed. The document is designed to provide an informative description of the approach, techniques, applications, and some problems encountered in the use of large-scale mathematical programming in this area. Of particular note is the matrix-generator concept. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE