For over four decades, “Introduction to Operations Research
” by Frederick Hillier 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.
The hallmark features of this edition include clear and comprehensive coverage of fundamentals, an extensive set of interesting problems and cases, and state-of-the-practice operations research software used in conjunction with examples from the text.