By Michael Jünger,Thomas M. Liebling,Denis Naddef,George L. Nemhauser,William R. Pulleyblank,Gerhard Reinelt,Giovanni Rinaldi,Laurence A. Wolsey
In 1958, Ralph E. Gomory remodeled the sphere of integer programming whilst he released a paper that defined a cutting-plane set of rules for natural integer courses and introduced that the tactic can be sophisticated to offer a finite set of rules for integer programming. In 2008, to commemorate the anniversary of this seminal paper, a different workshop celebrating fifty years of integer programming used to be held in Aussois, France, as a part of the twelfth Combinatorial Optimization Workshop.
It includes reprints of key old articles and written models of survey lectures on six of the most popular themes within the box via amazing participants of the integer programming group. beneficial for an individual in arithmetic, machine technological know-how and operations examine, this e-book exposes mathematical optimization, in particular integer programming and combinatorial optimization, to a extensive audience.
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50 Years of Integer Programming 1958-2008: From the Early Years to the State-of-the-Art by Michael Jünger,Thomas M. Liebling,Denis Naddef,George L. Nemhauser,William R. Pulleyblank,Gerhard Reinelt,Giovanni Rinaldi,Laurence A. Wolsey