Accession Number : AD0604855

Title :   DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING IN MULTIPLICATIVE LATTICES,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Brown,T. A. ; Strauch,R. E.

Report Date : AUG 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 20

Abstract : This Memorandum demonstrates that the methods of dynamic programming may be applied to problems involving partially ordered criterion functions; specifically, the existence of optimal policies and the principle of optimality are established for a category of problems in which the criterion space is a conditionally complete multiplicative lattice. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING, ALGEBRA), TOPOLOGY, THEOREMS, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, OPTIMIZATION

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE