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Annals of Operations Research

Annals of Operations Research

Editor-in-Chief: Endre Boros

ISSN: 0254-5330 (print version)
ISSN: 1572-9338 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10479

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Endre Boros

MSIS Department and RUTCOR, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, USA

Founding Editor:

Peter L. Hammer

Associate Editors:

Michel Grabisch
, Université Paris I Panthéon-Sorbonne, France
Erwin Pesch, University of Siegen and HHL Leipzig Graduate School of Management, Germany
Andrzej Ruszczyński, Rutgers University, NJ, USA


E. Balas,
Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; D. Bienstock, Columbia University, NY, USA; R.E. Burkhard, Technische Universität Graz, Austria; D. de Werra, École Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne, SwitzerlandA. Emrouznejad, Aston University, Birmingham, UK; J. Gotoh, Chuo University, Japan; Kannan Govindan, University of Southern Denmark, Denmark; P. Hansen, GERAD-HEC, Montréal, QC, Canada; K. Hoffman, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA; P. Kall, Institut für Operations Research und Mathematische Methoden der Universität Zürich, Switzerland; M. Katehakis, Rutgers University, Newark and New Brunswick, NJ, USA; B. Korte, Rheinische Friedrich-Wilhelms-Universität Bonn, Germany; J. Krarup, University of Copenhagen, Denmark; A. Nagurney, University of Massachusetts, Amherst, MA, USA; G.L. Nemhauser, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA; M.L. Pinedo, Stern School of Business, New York University, USA; F.S. Roberts, Rutgers University, Piscataway, NJ, USA; L. Tang, Northeastern University, Shenyang, China; M. Trick, Carnegie Mellon University, Pittsburgh, PA, USA; S. Uryasev, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA; R.J-B Wets, University of California at Davis, USA; D. Dash Wu, University of Toronto, Ontario, Canada.

Editors OR in Medicine and Health Care:

W.A. Chaovalitwongse,
University of Arkansas, Fayetteville, AR, USA; E.K. Lee, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA, USA; and A. Sofer, George Mason University, Fairfax, VA, USA

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    The Annals of Operations Research publishes peer-reviewed original articles dealing with some aspects of operations research, including theory, practice, and computation. Submissions may include full-length research articles, short notes, expositions and surveys, reports on computational studies, and case studies of new or innovative practical applications.

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