October | Volume 39 | Number 5

operations research management science

The following table of contents lists articles in the October 2012 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

Certified analytics professional

By Scott Nestler, Jack Levis and Bill Klimack
INFORMS prepares to launch first-of-its-kind program aimed at a variety of practicing professionals.
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Visualizing safer events

By Douglas A. Samuelson
Homeland Security uses agent-based simulations and video games to train and plan for public protection.
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Simulation: a platform for O.R. apps

By Kavitha Lakshmanan and Dayana Cope
Two-step approach to model validation helps boost end-user acceptance.
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Election analytics

By Jason J. Sauppe and Sheldon H. Jacobson
University of Illinois research group uses advanced analytics to forecast results of elections.
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Computing

Software survey: decision analysis

By William M. Patchak
New features and trends spotlighted, but relationship between technology, analysis remains essential.
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2012 Decision Analysis Software Survey

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INFORMS News [OPEN ACCESS]