August | Volume 38 | Number 4

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The following table of contents lists articles in the August 2011 print 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:

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Features

In search of AF Flight 447

By Lawrence D. Stone
Operations research helps locate underwater wreckage of doomed airliner.
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OR in the ER

By David Eitel and Douglas A. Samuelson
Overcrowding combined with understaffing has created an emergency care crisis. How operations research can help.
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Practice makes perfect

By Michael F. Gorman
Learning by doing in field consulting course benefits students, clients and faculty.
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Peer-to-peer decision training

By Ali Abbas, Scarlett Herring, Matthew Robbins, Karen Simms and Chris Spetzler
Unique high school program coaches teen mentors how to teach decision skills to troubled teens.
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Computing

Constraint programming

By Hrishikesh Ganu
Why it’s a must-have tool in any O.R. practitioner’s toolkit.
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