Applied Optimization

Supply Chain Optimization

Editors: Geunes, Joseph, Pardalos, Panos M. (Eds.)

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About this book

Supply Chain Optimization captures the latest results in a segment of current research activity in supply chain management. This research area focuses on applying optimization techniques to supply chain management problems. The research papers that make up the volume provide a snapshot of state-of-the-art optimization methods within the field. This book presents rigorous modelling approaches for supply chain operations problems with a goal of improving supply chain performance (or the performance of some segment thereof). It contains high-quality works from leading researchers in the field whose expertise fits within this scope. The book provides a diverse blend of research topics and novel modelling and solution approaches for difficult classes of supply chain operations, planning, and design problems.

 

Audience

This book is intended for

 • researchers in supply chain management, applied operations research, and optimization;

 • industry practitioners in supply chain management with interests in operations management and operations research;  

 • graduate students in supply chain management and optimization-related disciplines.

Reviews

From the reviews:

"The editors have aimed to capture a segment of recent research activity in supply chain management. … The research is based on a wide range of studies, including retailing, a logistics provider, service facility location and the design of production – distribution networks. … There are nuggets of information in the book … . The relevance of the book lies in the pulling together of important research." (Brian Farrington, Supply Management, March, 2006)


Table of contents (9 chapters)

  • Information Centric Optimization of Inventories in Capacitated Supply Chains: Three Illustrative Examples

    Srinagesh Gavirneni

    Pages 1-49

  • An Analysis of Advance Booking Discount Programs Between Competing Retailers

    Kevin F. McCardle, Kumar Rajaram, Christopher S. Tang

    Pages 51-85

  • Third Party Logistics Planning with Routing and Inventory Costs

    Alexandra M. Newman, Candace A. Yano, Philip M. Kaminsky

    Pages 87-122

  • Optimal Investment Strategies for Flexible Resources, Considering Pricing

    Ebru K. Bish

    Pages 123-144

  • Multi-Channel Supply Chain Design in B2C Electronic Commerce

    Wei-yu Kevin Chiang, Dilip Chhajed

    Pages 145-168

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Bibliographic Information

Bibliographic Information
Book Title
Supply Chain Optimization
Editors
  • Joseph Geunes
  • Panos M. Pardalos
Series Title
Applied Optimization
Series Volume
98
Copyright
2005
Publisher
Springer US
Copyright Holder
Springer-Verlag US
eBook ISBN
978-0-387-26281-9
DOI
10.1007/b137269
Hardcover ISBN
978-0-387-26280-2
Softcover ISBN
978-1-4419-3880-0
Series ISSN
1384-6485
Edition Number
1
Number of Pages
X, 414
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