By Michael Jünger,Thomas M. Liebling,Denis Naddef,George L. Nemhauser,William R. Pulleyblank,Gerhard Reinelt,Giovanni Rinaldi,Laurence A. Wolsey
In 1958, Ralph E. Gomory reworked the sector of integer programming while he released a paper that defined a cutting-plane set of rules for natural integer courses and introduced that the tactic should be sophisticated to provide a finite set of rules for integer programming. In 2008, to commemorate the anniversary of this seminal paper, a distinct workshop celebrating fifty years of integer programming was once held in Aussois, France, as a part of the twelfth Combinatorial Optimization Workshop.
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50 Years of Integer Programming 1958-2008: From the Early Years to the State-of-the-Art by Michael Jünger,Thomas M. Liebling,Denis Naddef,George L. Nemhauser,William R. Pulleyblank,Gerhard Reinelt,Giovanni Rinaldi,Laurence A. Wolsey