Accession Number : AD0772432

Title :   Naval Research Logistics Quarterly. Volume 17, Number 4.

Corporate Author : OFFICE OF NAVAL RESEARCH ARLINGTON VA

Report Date : DEC 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 149

Abstract : ;Contents: A generalized upper bounding method for doubly coupled linear programs; Nonlinear programming--the choice of direction by gradient projection; Simple stochastic networks: some problems and procedures; A network isolation algorithm; Resource allocation for transportation; Interval estimation of the normal mean subject to restrictions, when the variance is known; The value statement; A queueing process with varying degree of service; MAD: mathematical analysis of downtime; A methodology for estimating expected usage of repair parts with application to parts with no usage history; A stochastic constrained optimal replacement model; A note on the calculation of expected time-weighted backorders over a given interval.

Descriptors :   *Logistics planning, Linear programming, Nonlinear programming, Network flows, Transportation, Queueing theory, Maintenance, Spare parts, Replacement theory, Stochastic processes, Mathematical models

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE