Accession Number : AD0282170

Title :   DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING TECHNIQUES.

Descriptive Note : Final rept.

Corporate Author : SYLVANIA ELECTRIC PRODUCTS INC WALTHAM MASS

Report Date : 20 MAY 1962

Pagination or Media Count : 133

Abstract : Contents: Theoretical structure; The structure of dynamic programming, The foundations of stochastic programming, Representation theory in stochastic programming, Illustrative applications of stochastic and dynamic programming; The optimum location of checking stations, System performance analysis, Optimum allocation of resources, Recursive methods, dynamic programming and invariant imbedding, The multinomial coefficients, A simple neutron transport model, Continuous optimization problems of the calculus variations, The representation of stochastic processes, The solution of allocation problems with concave return functions, On the optimum location checking stations.

Descriptors :   (*LINEAR PROGRAMMING), (*OPERATIONS RESEARCH), STATISTICAL ANALYSIS, MATHEMATICAL LOGIC, SCHEDULING

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE