4 edition of Formulation of tradeoffs in planning under uncertainty found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references (p. 167-179) and index.
|Statement||Michael P. Wellman.|
|Series||Research notes in artificial intelligence,, Research notes in artificial intelligence (London, England)|
|LC Classifications||Q335 .W43 1990|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||182 p. :|
|Number of Pages||182|
|LC Control Number||90031094|
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D.)--Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Dept. of Electrical Formulation of tradeoffs in planning under uncertainty book and Computer Science, Author: Michael P. Wellman. You et al.  considered the risk management for mid-term planning under demand and freight rate uncertainty.
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