Optimization and Operations Research

Edited by : Ulrich Derigs,

Department of Information Systems and Operations Research(WINFORS), University of Cologne, Germany

1. Fundamentals of Operations Research

Ulrich Derigs, Department of Information Systems and Operations Research(WINFORS), University of Cologne, Germany

The Role of Modeling

Heiner Muller-Merbach, Betriebsinformatik und Operations Research, Universitat Kaiserlautern, Germany

Linear Programming

Karl Heinz Borgwardt, University of Augsburg, Institute for Mathematics, Germany

Nonlinear Programming

Klaus Schittkowski, Department of Mathematics, University of Bayreuth, Germany

Christian Zillober, Department of Mathematics, University of Bayreuth, Germany

Dynamic Programming

Moshe Sniedovich, Department of Mathematics and Statistics, The University of Melbourne, Australia

Discrete Optimization

Franz Rendl, Institut fur Mathematik, Universitat Klagenfurt, Austria

The Role of Software in Optimization and Operations Reseach

Harvey J. Greenberg, Mathematics Department, University of Colorado at Denver, USA

2. Advanced Deterministic Operations Research

Thomas M. Liebling, Departement de Mathematiques, Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne, Switzerland

A. Prodon, Departement de Mathematiques, Ecole Polytechnique Federal de Lausanne, Switzerland

Combinatorial Optimization and Integer Programming

Michael Junger, Institut fur Informatik, University of Cologne, Germany

Gerhard Reinelt, Institut fur Angewandte Mathematik, Universitat Heidelberg, Germany

Graph and Network Optimization

Ravindra K. Ahuja, Industrial and Systems Engineering Department, University of Florida, USA

James B. Orlin, Operations Research Center, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA

Scheduling

Peter Brucker, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Osnabruck, Germany

Sigrid Knust, Department of Mathematics and Computer Science, University of Osnabruck, Germany

Routing Problems

Ulrich Derigs, Department of Information Systems and Operations Research(WINFORS), University of Cologne, Germany

Large Scale Optimization

Alexander Martin, Department of Mathematics, Darmstadt University of Technology, Germany

Duality Theory

Jorgen Tind, Department of Statistics and Operations Research, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Nonsmooth Optimization

Claude Lemarechal, INRIA, France

Nonsmooth Optimization

Francois Oustry, INRIA, France

Jochem Zowe, Department of Applied Mathematics, University of Erlangen-Nurnberg, Germany

Global Optimization and Meta-Heuristics

Manuel Laguna, College of Business and Administration and School of Business Administration, University of Colorado at Boulder, USA

Approximation Algorithms

Pierluigi Crescenzi, Dipartimento di Sistemi e Informatica, University of Florence, Italy

3. Optimization in Infinite Dimensions

Martin Brokate, Zentrum Mathematik, Munich University of Technology, Germany

The Principles of the Calculus of Variations

Michael Grüter, Fachrichtung Mathematik, Universitat des Saarlandes, Germany

Variational Principles in Mechanics, Physics a. Sciences

The Maximum Principle of Pontryagin

Martin Brokate, Zentrum Mathematik, Munich University of Technology, Germany

Dynamic Programming and Bellman's Principle

Piermarco Cannarsa, Dipartimento di Matematica, Universita' di Roma Tor Vergata, Italy

Optimization and Control of Distributed Processes

Matthais Heinkenschloss, Department of Computational and Applied Mathematics, George R. Brown School of Engineering, Rice University, USA

Nonconvex Variational Problems

Michel Chipot, Angewandte Mathematik, Universität Zürich, Switzerland

Ill-posed Problems

Zuhair Nashed, Department of Mathematical Sciecnes, University of Delaware, USA

4. Game Theory

Joachim Rosenmuller, Institute of Mathematical Economics, University of Bielefeld, Germany

Walter Trockel, Universitat Bielefeld, Institut fur Mathematische Wirtschaftsforschung, Germany

Foundations of Non-Cooperative Games

Ron Holzman, Department of Mathematics, Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, Israel

NTU-Games

Hans J.M. Peters, Department of Quantitative Economics, University of Maastricht, The Netherlands

TU-Games

Shigeo Muto, Department of Value and Dicision Science, Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan

The Equivalence Principle

Birgit Grodal, Institute of Economics, University of Copenhagen, Denmark

Mechanism Theory

Matthew O. Jackson, Division of Humanities and Social Sciences 228-77, California Institute of Technology, USA

Stochastic and Repeated Games

Francoise Forges, Dept. des Sciences Economiques, Universite de Cergy-Pontoise, France

Evolution and Learning in Games

Fernando Vega-Redondo, Facultad de Economicas and Instituto Valenciano de Investigaciones Economicas, Universidad de Alicante, Spain

Experimental Game Theory

Werner Güth, Strategic Interaction Group, Max Planck Institute for Research into Economic Systems, Germany

5. Stochastic Operations Research

Ulrich Rieder, Department of Optimization and Operations Research, University of Ulm, Germany

Marcov Models

Nicole Bauerle, Department of Optimization and Operations Research, University of Ulm, Germany

Marcov Decision Processes

Ulrich Rieder, Department of Optimization and Operations Research, University of Ulm, Germany

Stochastic Games

Ulrich Rieder, Department of Optimization and Operations Research, University of Ulm, Germany

Queuing Systems

Nicole Bauerle, Department of Optimization and Operations Research, University of Ulm, Germany

Inventory Models

Karl-Heinz Waldmann, Institut fur Wirtschaftstheorie und Operations Research, Universitat Karlsruhe, Germany

Investment Models

Ulrich Rieder, Department of Optimization and Operations Research, University of Ulm, Germany

Adaptive Dynamic Programming

Gerhard Hubner, University of Hamburg, Department of Mathematics, Germany

6. Decision Analysis

Hans Wolfgang Brachinger, Department of Quantitative Economics, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Paul-André Monney, Department of Quantitative Economics, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Decision under Risk and Uncertainty: Expected Utility Paradigm

Expected Utility Theory and Alternative Approaches

Ulrich Schmidt, Institut fur Volkswirtschaftslehre, Christian-Albrechts-Universitat zu Kiel, Germany

Risk Defusing Behavior

Oswald Huber, Department of Psychology, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Decision Problems and Decision Models

Jayavel Sounderpandian, Department of Business, University of Wisconsin - Parkside, USA

Multiple Criteria Decision Making

Walter Habenicht, Institute of Business Administration, University of Hohenheim (510A), Germany

Beate Scheubrein, University of Hohenheim, Institute of Business Administration (510A), Germany

Ralph Scheubrein, University of Hohenheim, Institute of Business Administration (510A), Germany

Decision Trees and Influence Diagrams

Prakash P. Shenoy, University of Kansas, School of Business, USA

Framing Effects in Theory and in Practice

Anton Kuhberger, Department of Psychology, University of Salzburg, Austria

Fuzzy Decision Theory

Heinrich J. Rommelfanger, Institute of Statistics and Mathematics, Faculty of Economics and Business Administration, Goethe-University Frankfurt am Main, Germany

Measurement of Risk

Hans Wolfgang Brachinger, Department of Quantitative Economics, University of Fribourg, Switzerland

Foundations of Target-Based Decision Theory

Robert F. Bordley, MC 482-D20-BB24, Renaissance Center, USA