TITLE

A Note on a Simple Dynamic Programming Approach to the Single-Sink, Fixed-Charge Transportation Problem

AUTHOR(S)
Alidaee, Bahram; Kochenberger, Gary A.
PUB. DATE
February 2005
SOURCE
Transportation Science;Feb2005, Vol. 39 Issue 1, p140
SOURCE TYPE
Academic Journal
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The single-sink, fixed-charge transportation problem has a variety of applications, including supplier selection, product distribution/fleet selection, and process selection. In this paper we present a dynamic programming algorithm for solving this important problem that is very easy to implement and that improves considerably in terms of computational attractiveness on the best methods in the literature.
ACCESSION #
16386306

 

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