Accession Number:

ADA009439

Title:

A Problem in Operational Management of Research and Development,

Descriptive Note:

Corporate Author:

ARMY FOREIGN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY CENTER CHARLOTTESVILLE VA

Report Date:

1974-09-19

Pagination or Media Count:

19.0

Abstract:

The authors present an algorithm for the optimal planning and management of scientific-research projects, based on finding the extremum of a certain functional and comparing the optimal planned volume of work with the actual volume at discrete instants of time, and taking appropriate managerial measures to complete the projects by a given deadline.

Subject Categories:

  • Administration and Management

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE