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Queueing Notation

  1. Robert B. Cooper

Published Online: 15 FEB 2011

DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms0702

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

How to Cite

Cooper, R. B. 2011. Queueing Notation. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. .

Author Information

  1. Florida Atlantic University, Department of Computer Science and Engineering, Boca Raton, Florida

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 FEB 2011

Abstract

The notation and conventions used in specifying queueing models are described.

Keywords:

  • queueing theory;
  • queueing models;
  • Kendall's notation;
  • Erlang formulas;
  • Pollaczek–Khintchine formula;
  • M/G/1;
  • Little's Law;
  • PASTA