Operational Research Society News

Highland Council discusses bin collection route optimisation with residents

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12 May 2022

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The UK's geographically-largest council uses the language of operational research when communicating with its residents on the subject of refuse collection route optimisation, implying it recognises both the practical and PR value of good decision-making.

12 May 2022

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US Army pairs military coders with Silicon Valley

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28 Oct 2021

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The US Army is experimenting with a ‘new’ training programme that pairs military personnel with civilian experts to improve operational capability.

28 Oct 2021

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Using data science to improve wildfire forecasting and modelling

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28 Sep 2021

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A new partnership between the University of California San Diego and the USA’s Los Alamos National Laboratory aims to use thermal, mechanical and fluid dynamics systems modelling to help meet the global threat of wildfires.

28 Sep 2021

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Optimising for Empathy

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07 Mar 2020

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It is easy to appreciate that AI systems improve business workflows but what about ones that enable better human-to-human interaction? This is where AI-enabled CRMs come in.

07 Mar 2020

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OR-led partnership to unlock 5G potential in rural Wales

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28 Feb 2020

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Experts from Cardiff University will lead a partnership studying the needs of rural communities to unlock innovations made possible with 5G technology.

28 Feb 2020

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