April 2018, Volume 45, No. 2

International Operations Research

The following table of contents lists articles in the April 2018 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:

Special issue: International O.R.

Data-driven farms fertile area for O.R.

By Julian Ramirez-Villegas, Daniel Jiménez and Robin Lougee
Bridging the human capital divide and growing the digital revolution in the developing world’s agriculture industry.
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International consortium & healthcare

By Grace Lin, Ko-Yang Wang, Ya-Hui Chan, HanChao Lee and Shawn Liou
Linking AI and blockchain with retail and finance models transitions healthcare to predictive, preventive, personalized care.
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Optimizing waste flow management

By Tiziano Parriani and Daniele Vigo
Decision support system boosts efficiency, profits over a broad network of treatment and disposal facilities in Italy.
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CO2 emissions in post-Soviet countries

By Yulia Raskina and Olga Podkorytova
A concerted effort to reduce carbon dioxide, the most significant greenhouse gas in the Earth’s atmosphere, in the former USSR.
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Emergency planning in vulnerable Nepal

By Tanka Nath Dhamala and Urmila Pyakurel
O.R. models and solution techniques aim to save lives and property in a landlocked country devastated by frequent earthquakes.
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INFORMS awards & prizes

By Susan Martonosi and Nicholas G. Hall
Institute recognizes professional excellence and societal impact of operations research, management science and analytics.
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