Heuristics


A brief history of the Travelling Salesman Problem

Attacking complexity with Pheromones

Kicking Timetabling Problems into Touch

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November 2022

Machine learning, oil prices and cryptocurrencies

Springer has published a new Open Access article which looks at the role of cryptocurrencies and the US dollar in predicting oil prices pre and during COVID-19 pandemic.

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October 2022

Update on creation of a National Academy for the Mathematical Sciences

The Council for the Mathematical Sciences has taken an important step towards creating a National Academy for the Mathematical Sciences with the appointment of an Executive Committee and Executive Director to carry out the feasibility and set-up phase.

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July 2022

Glad to be back in-person

Three OR Society members all came back from the EURO conference in Finland with the same feeling – in-person events are extremely valuable. Here’s what they said:

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