Accession Number : AD0623233

Title :   LOGISTICS RESEARCH CONFERENCE, VOLUME II-9.

Corporate Author : DEPARTMENT OF DEFENSE WASHINGTON D C

Report Date : 1965

Pagination or Media Count : 156

Abstract : Contents: Area I: Application of computer simulations in logistics research and operations: Use of computer simulations in logistics management training; Application of simulation to two supply operations: Food service facilities and shipboard storerooms; Military personnel system simulation; Simulation for depot requirements and distribution of spares; Wholesale logistics policy and simulation; Area II: Problems in developing and using simulations in logistics research and operations; Simulation and dissimulation; Technical problems of simulation development; Area III: Techniques likely to increase the effective use of computer simulations; Games as an aid to simulation development; Simulation programing and analysis of results; Variance reduction techniques; Some properties of feedback systems as a guide to the analysis of complex simulation models.

Descriptors :   (*LOGISTICS, SYMPOSIA), COMPUTERS, SIMULATION, DATA PROCESSING, OPERATIONS RESEARCH, MANAGEMENT PLANNING AND CONTROL, FOOD DISPENSING, STORAGE, SHIPS, MILITARY PERSONNEL, SUPPLY DEPOTS, SPARE PARTS, DISTRIBUTION, MILITARY REQUIREMENTS, GAME THEORY, COMPUTER PROGRAMMING, FEEDBACK, MATHEMATICAL MODELS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE