Accession Number : AD0716268

Title :   The Time Transportation Problem.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : CARNEGIE-MELLON UNIV PITTSBURGH PA MANAGEMENT SCIENCES RESEARCH GROUP

Personal Author(s) : Szwarc,Wlodzimierz

Report Date : FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 23

Abstract : Consider a transportation problem where one is to find a solution with a minimal delivery time of the most time consuming shipping. This problem will be called Time Transportation Problem (TTP). The paper presents a solution method of TTP based on graph theory. The method is illustrated by a numerical example. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OPERATIONS RESEARCH, TRANSPORTATION), (*TRANSPORTATION, TIME STUDIES), SET THEORY, ITERATIONS, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE