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The North American Operations Research Societies

  1. Karla Hoffman

Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/9780470400531.eorms1056

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

How to Cite

Hoffman, K. 2012. The North American Operations Research Societies. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science. 1–3.

Author Information

  1. George Mason University, Systems Engineering and Operations Research Department, Fairfax, Virginia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

Abstract

This short article describes the two major societies that make up the North American Operations Research Societies and lists a collection of other societies that are affiliated with the field of operations research within North America.

Keywords:

  • societies;
  • North America;
  • history of OR