October | Volume 43 | Number 5

ORMS/Today October Cover

The following table of contents lists articles in the October 2016 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:

Using big data in cybersecurity
By Douglas A. Samuelson
Operations research analysts search for “cyber subs”: defending U.S. cyber assets is mission critical for U.S. military.

Google DeepMind’s AlphaGo
By Hyeong Soo Chang, Michael C. Fu, Jiaqiao Hu and Steven I. Marcus
O.R.’s unheralded role in path-breaking achievement signals major advancement of truly “intelligent” machines.

Election Analytics
By Wenda Zhang, Jason J. Sauppe and Sheldon H. Jacobson
Student-driven STEM learning lab’s election forecasting website predicts presidency and Senate races.

Present and future of analytics education
By Kaibo Liu, Diego Klabjan, David Shmoys and Joel Sokol
Panel discussion: Directors from four of the nation’s top university analytics programs share their insights and expertise.

Decision analysis software survey
By Samantha Oleson
Past, present and future of dynamic software emphasizes continuous improvement of vital O.R. tool.