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    • Velocity-based storage and stowage decisions in a semi-automated fulfillment system 

      Yuan, Rong, Ph. D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2016)
      The supply chain management for an online retailing business is centered around the operations of its fulfillment centers. A fulfillment center receives and holds inventory from vendors, and then uses this inventory to ...
    • Vignettes on robust combinatorial optimization 

      Udwani, Rajan (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2018)
      In this thesis, we design and analyze algorithms for robust combinatorial optimization in various settings. First, we consider the problem of simultaneously maximizing multiple objectives, all monotone submodular, subject ...
    • Yield management for telecommunication networks : defining a new landscape 

      Humair, Salal (Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 2001)
      Can airline Yield Management strategies be used to generate additional revenue from spare capacity in telecom networks? Pundits believe "yes", based on several analogies between the industries such as, for instance, ...