operations research

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n operations research research designed to determine most efficient way to do something
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Usage

In literature:

Operations Research Office, 441-42.
"Integration of the Armed Forces, 1940-1965" by Morris J. MacGregor Jr.
Observations on the more recent Researches concerning the operations of the Blast Furnace in the Manufacture of Iron.
"Scientific American magazine Vol 2. No. 3 Oct 10 1846" by Various
Special Operations Research Office.
"Area Handbook for Romania" by Eugene K. Keefe, Donald W. Bernier, Lyle E. Brenneman, William Giloane, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
The operation of this device depends upon two new phenomena in physics which Mr. Hewitt has discovered in the course of his researches.
"The Universe a Vast Electric Organism" by George Woodward Warder
What have you to say concerning the operations of the Society for Psychical Research?
"The Works of Robert G. Ingersoll, Vol. 8 (of 12) Dresden Edition--Interviews" by Robert G. Ingersoll
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In news:

In the hope of helping oncologists remove every piece of tumor tissue during surgery, researchers are developing new imaging tools that work in real time in the operating room.
In operation since September, researchers are anxious to get a good handle on the costs associated with the V-shaped scrapers .
Farm fish spokesman confident more research will vindicate their operations.
The researchers say that swarms of many small, autonomous robots, operating according to a set of simple rules, could be deployed in areas affected by trawling, or immediately after a hurricane.
WikiLeaks Supporters Behind Operation Payback Traceable , Researchers Report.
A pump manufacturing company plans a $22 million expansion of its manufacturing and research operations in New York's Finger Lakes region, adding at least 50 jobs.
BGI-Shenzhen, a Chinese operator of genome -sequencing centers, agreed to acquire Complete Genomics Inc (GNOM) for about $117.6 million to expand in the US market for medical and research DNA testing.
After more than a year of research by the police chief and off-and-on discussion by village council, residents of Woodville may apply for a permit to operate golf car t s on most of the public roads in the village.
Johnson said time is needed to research the issue and discuss rates with representatives of fixed-base operators, or FBOs, and private hangars .
Research In Motion CEO Thorsten Heins shows hundreds of BlackBerry fans the prototype of a radically new smartphone design based on the BlackBerry 10 mobile operating system that is also under development.
A collaborative effort to improve the performance of operators now has gone beyond the formative stage and has released the results of its initial research project.
Responsible for financial and operational oversight of the specimen receiving reference lab and research areas of the laboratory .
NASHVILLE – Contractors looking to save on fuel and have a better idea of how their vehicle operates will want to research the 2013 RAM 1500.
New research gives clear proof that weight-loss surgery can reverse and possibly cure diabetes, and doctors say the operation should be offered sooner to more people with the disease -- not just as a last resort.
UW researcher charged for pot growing operation.
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In science:

Many researchers studied the properties of those operations and their results are reviewed in .
Connectives in Quantum and other Cumulative Logics
The study of the spectral theory of operators of the form (1.5) have drawn the attention of many researchers for the importance of the related results.
The spectrum minimum for random Schr\"{o}dinger operators with indefinite sign potentials
Blackadar, K -theory for operator algebras, Mathematical Sciences Research Institute Publications, 5.
The Rohlin property for automorphisms on simple C*-algebras
Computational aspects of polynomial identities Research Notes in Mathematics, 9. A K Peters, Ltd., Wellesley, MA, 2005. xxii+378 pp. [BL] Bernstein J., Leites D., Invariant differential operators and irreducible representations of Lie superalgebras of vector fields.
Simple Lie superalgebras and nonintegrable distributions in characteristic p
IRAF is distributed by the National Optical Astronomy Observatories, which are operated by the Association of Universities for Research in Astronomy, Inc., under cooperative agreement with the NSF.
The Araucaria Project. The Distance to the Sculptor Group Galaxy NGC 55 from a Newly Discovered Abundant Cepheid Population
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