Accession Number : AD0622053

Title :   A METHOD OF RESOURCE ALLOCATION USING DEMAND PREFERENCE,

Corporate Author : DEPUTY CHIEF OF STAFF FOR LOGISTICS (ARMY) WASHINGTON D C DATA PROCESSING CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Gilbert,John C.

Report Date : 1964

Pagination or Media Count : 10

Abstract : In many military problems, it is impossible to establish a function describing the relative military worth of resources. Demand for these resources is usually created from some higher level goal. The algorithm described in this paper provides a procedure for allocating scarce resources among competing demands in such a situation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LOGISTICS, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL), (*SCHEDULING, LOGISTICS), ITERATIONS, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, TRANSFORMATIONS(MATHEMATICS), LINEAR PROGRAMMING, OPERATIONS RESEARCH

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE