Introduction to Operations Research 11 9781259872990 For over four decades, Introduction to Operations Research has been the classic text on operations research. While building on the classic strengths of the text, the author continues to find new ways to make the text current and relevant to students. One way is by incorporating a wealth of state-of-the art, user-friendly software and more coverage of business applications than ever before. When the first co-author received the prestigious Expository Writing Award from INFORMS for a recent edition, the award citation described the reasons for the book’s great success as follows: “Two features account for this success. First, the editions have been outstanding from students’ points of view due to excellent motivation, clear and intuitive explanations, good examples of professional practice, excellent organization of material, very useful supporting software, and appropriate but not excessive mathematics. Second, the editions have been attractive from instructors’ points of view because they repeatedly infuse state-of-the-art material with remarkable lucidity and plain language.”
Introduction to Operations Research

Introduction to Operations Research

11th Edition
By Frederick Hillier and Gerald Lieberman
ISBN10: 1259872998
ISBN13: 9781259872990
Copyright: 2021
Product Details +

Purchase Options

Students, we’re committed to providing you with high-value course solutions backed by great service and a team that cares about your success. See tabs below to explore options and pricing. Don't forget, we accept financial aid and scholarship funds in the form of credit or debit cards.

Textbook Rental

  • Rent for a fraction of the printed textbook price
  • Rental transaction occurs through McGraw Hill's authorized rental partner

ISBN10: 1259872998 | ISBN13: 9781259872990



Loose-Leaf Purchase

  • Purchase un-bound 3-ring binder ready textbook
  • Flexibility and ease of selecting chapters to take where you want to go

What are my shipping options?

ISBN10: 1260586960 | ISBN13: 9781260586961



The estimated amount of time this product will be on the market is based on a number of factors, including faculty input to instructional design and the prior revision cycle and updates to academic research-which typically results in a revision cycle ranging from every two to four years for this product. Pricing subject to change at any time.

Program Details

1) Introduction

2) Overview of How Operations Research and Analytics Professionals Analyze Problems

3) Introduction to Linear Programming

4) Solving Linear Programming Problems: The Simplex Method

5) The Theory of the Simplex Method

6) Duality Theory

7) Linear Programming under Uncertainty

8) Other Algorithms for Linear Programming

9) The Transportation and Assignment Problems

10) Network Optimization Models

11) Dynamic Programming

12) Integer Programming

13) Nonlinear Programming

14) Metaheuristics

15) Game Theory

16) Decision Analysis

17) Queueing Theory

18) Inventory Theory

19) Markov Decision Processes

20) Simulation

Appendix 1 - Documentation for the OR Courseware

Appendix 2 - Convexity

Appendix 3 - Classical Optimization Methods

Appendix 4 - Matrices and Matrix Operations

Appendix 5 - Table for a Normal Distribution