By Christopher W. Zobel,Nezih Altay,Mark P. Haselkorn
This quantity offers a survey of present examine difficulties and ends up in humanitarian operations research. also, it discusses latest purposes of humanitarian operations learn, and considers new examine efforts that truly expand latest learn and applications. The ebook is split into 3 sections that supply an summary of the topic, a glance on the concept, and an exam of applications.
The assessment part offers chapters on modeling ways and metrics to guage nonprofit operations; leader findings of fieldwork study in catastrophe reaction logistics; using funds as a sort of reduction; and measuring markets that offer cash-based humanitarian interventions.
The conception part contains chapters that learn the associate proliferation challenge in catastrophe reaction networks; a case research of humanitarian logistics that examines how humanitarian tradition informs swap adoption; and a glance on the present state-of-the-art for info visibility in humanitarian operations.
Finally, the applying part specializes in blood items, vaccines, and nutrients information, with person chapters on effective inventorying and distribution of blood items in the course of failures; a close examine modeling within the context of the vaccine offer chain; a framework for reaching fairness, effectiveness, and potency in foodstuff financial institution operations; and a spatio-temporal vulnerabili
ty overview of the resilience of a inhabitants laid low with unexpected loss of food.
Read or Download Advances in Managing Humanitarian Operations (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science) PDF
Best probability & statistics books
Ideals, Interactions and personal tastes in choice Making mixes a range of papers, provided on the 8th Foundations and purposes of application and chance idea (`FUR VIII') convention in Mons, Belgium, including a couple of solicited papers from recognized authors within the box. This e-book addresses a few of the questions that experience lately emerged within the examine on decision-making and probability thought.
Bayesian statistical tools became ordinary for info research and modelling in recent times, and the insects software program has turn into the most well-liked software program for Bayesian research around the world. Authored through the workforce that initially built this software program, The insects publication offers a pragmatic advent to this application and its use.
The Wiley-Interscience Paperback sequence includes chosen books which have been made extra obtainable to shoppers so as to raise international charm and normal stream. With those new unabridged softcover volumes, Wiley hopes to increase the lives of those works by way of making them to be had to destiny generations of statisticians, mathematicians, and scientists.
In diesem Lehrbuch kommen die wichtigsten Konzepte der elementaren Stochastik vor, und es wird klar, dass sie eine enge Beziehung zum "wirklichen Leben" haben. Es ist kein "trockenes" Lehrbuch, sondern es enthält neben dem Lehrstoff viele ergänzende Bemerkungen und Bilder zur representation. guy kann sich einige der behandeltenThemen auch durch kleine Computerprogramme visualisieren lassen, die auf der zum Buch gehörigen Internetseite zur Verfügung gestellt werden.
- Visual Data Mining: The VisMiner Approach
- Ranking of Multivariate Populations: A Permutation Approach with Applications
- Stability, Approximation, and Decomposition in Two- and Multistage Stochastic Programming
- Florida Biology 1 End-of-Course Assessment Book + Online (Florida FCAT & End-of-Course Test Prep)
- Spatial Statistics and Geostatistics: Theory and Applications for Geographic Information Science and Technology (SAGE Advances in Geographic Information Science and Technology Series)
Extra resources for Advances in Managing Humanitarian Operations (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science)
Advances in Managing Humanitarian Operations (International Series in Operations Research & Management Science) by Christopher W. Zobel,Nezih Altay,Mark P. Haselkorn