December | Volume 37 | Number 6

December 2010 The following table of contents lists articles in the December 2010 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

Complexity, terror and Murphy’s Law

By Patricia M. McCormick, Greg McNeill, Doug Hendrix and Tom McCormick
The role of federated simulations in conducting hazard risk analysis for homeland security.
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Putting major energy decisions through its ‘PACEs’

By Rajeev Jain, Atanu Basu and Eric Levine
Energy, economy and the environment: A framework for a better tomorrow through predictive analytics.
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‘We want to be the face of analytics’

By Peter Horner
Q&A with INFORMS President-Elect Rina Schneur as she readies for the changes, challenges and opportunities ahead.
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Computing

When close is better than optimal

By Douglas A. Samuelson
Combining simulation and stochastic optimization for better risk management.
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INFORMS News [OPEN ACCESS ARTICLES]