Accession Number : AD0722033

Title :   The Minimum Path Assignment System (MINPAS) and Its Application to the 1969 Seattle Automated Shelter Allocation Project.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE URBAN DATA CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Rapp,Matthias H.

Report Date : 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 80

Abstract : The report presents the Minimum Path Assignment System (MINPAS) which has been developed at the Urban Data Center as an automated method for the allocation of people to public fallout shelter facilities in large metropolitan areas. In particular, it describes the implementation of MINPAS in the production of the 1969 Seattle Automated Fallout Shelter Allocation Project. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*OPERATIONS RESEARCH, FLOW CHARTING), (*CIVIL DEFENSE, FALLOUT SHELTERS), CIVILIAN PERSONNEL, TRANSPORTATION, TOPOLOGY, DATA PROCESSING

Subject Categories : Operations Research
      Civil Defense

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE