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New Historical Videos posted on

  • 1.  New Historical Videos posted on

    Posted 07-09-2018 14:34

    On behalf of the INFORMS History & Traditions Committee, I'm pleased to announce the availability of 8 new videos representing interviews of luminaries in the field of Operations Research and Management Science.  These interviews were conducted over the past year.  These videos provide great insights into the history of the field.

    Michel Balinski (2017) Interview by Louis Billera, July 19, 2017, Stonybrook, NY. (link)
    Daniel Berg (2017) Interview by Dick Larson, October 23, 2017.  Houston, TX. (link)
    Shmuel Oren (2017) Interview by Ramteen Sioshansi, October 23, 2017, Houston, TX. (link)
    David Shanno (2017). Interview by Irv Lustig, December 14, 2017, Washington Crossing, PA. (link)
    Martin Shubik (2017) Interview by Matthew Sobel, December 8, 2017, Branford, CT. (link)
    Matthew J. Sobel (2017). Interview by Paul Zipkin, October 23, 2017, Houston, TX. (link)
    V. "Seenu" Srinivasan (2017) Interview by Leigh McAlister, October 27, 2017, Houston, TX. (link)
    Marlin Thomas (2017) Interview by Mark Lawley, October 23, 2017, Houston, TX. (link)

    Each video includes a transcript that is synchronized with the video, along with chapters, allowing viewers to skip to sections of interest.  There are also PDF versions of the transcripts that can be downloaded as well.

    -Irv Lustig
    Optimization Principal
    Princeton Consultants