Accession Number : AD0768803

Title :   A Research Program in Optimization and Logistics Systems and Information Storage and Retrieval.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 19 Jun 70-18 Jun 73,

Corporate Author : FLORIDA UNIV GAINESVILLE

Personal Author(s) : Braswell,Robert

Report Date : 18 JUN 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : Research was conducted on the following topics: mathematical theory of inventory; mathematical models of the U.S. Army physical distribution system; replacement theory; mathematical programming; facilities design and warehousing; and resource allocation and scheduling in networks. Research on information storage and retrieval included recognition of full text input, automatic abstracting, automatic indexing, automatic clustering and classification, automatic picture reading, automatic map analysis, automatic voice recognition, and data filing and storing. The report consists primarily of publications and personnel listing and brief summaries of certain research topics. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*LOGISTICS, *ARMY RESEARCH), INVENTORY CONTROL, REPLACEMENT THEORY, MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, PATTERN RECOGNITION, INFORMATION RETRIEVAL, ABSTRACTS, INDEXES, SCHEDULING, MATHEMATICAL MODELS, OPTIMIZATION

Subject Categories : Information Science
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE