October 2017, Volume 44, No. 5

Simulation Survey

The following table of contents lists articles in the October 2017 edition of OR/MS Today. You may follow any of the linked titles to read those items in their entirety. For quick navigation you may jump directly to any of the following sections:

Features:

What I wish I had known then

By Harrison Schramm and Brian Morgan
Professional lessons learned along the way: We stand on the shoulders of giants, but you can’t get there without a ladder.
[MEMBERS ONLY ARTICLE]

Personalized medicine

By Douglas A. Samuelson
Profile of Georgia Tech’s Eva Lee, whose O.R.-based research is helping drive a revolutionary improvement in healthcare.
[MEMBERS ONLY ARTICLE]

Weathering complexity in agriculture

By Dan Dyer
Why O.R. will be the key to understanding the complex genetics that go into what we eat and how we’ll feed the world.
[MEMBERS ONLY ARTICLE]

Winter Simulation Conference turns 50

By Michael C. Fu and Thomas J. Schriber
A personal look at the past, present and future of venerable conference as WSC prepares to celebrate a milestone.
[OPEN ACCESS]

Computing

Software survey: simulation

By James J. Swain
Omnipresent software provides a powerful tool for model building that is only limited by imagination.
[OPEN ACCESS]

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