By K. E. Avrachenkov, L. D. Finlay (auth.), Houmin Yan, George Yin, Qing Zhang (eds.)

This edited quantity includes 16 learn articles and provides contemporary and urgent concerns in stochastic procedures, keep an eye on conception, differential video games, optimization, and their functions in finance, production, queueing networks, and weather regulate. one of many salient good points is that the booklet is very multi-disciplinary. It assembles specialists from the fields of operations study, keep watch over conception and optimization, stochastic research, and fiscal engineering to check and considerably replace the hot growth in those fields. one other distinctive attribute of the booklet is that each one papers are inspired by means of purposes during which optimization, regulate, and stochastics are inseparable. The ebook can be a well timed addition to the literature and should be of curiosity to humans operating within the aforementioned fields.

Most importantly, this quantity is devoted to Professor Suresh Sethi at the celebration of his 60th birthday. In view of his primary contributions, his amazing occupation, his giant achievements, his impression at the components of regulate conception and purposes, operations study, and administration technology, and his commitment to the clinical neighborhood, a couple of major specialists within the fields of optimization, regulate, and operation administration, have contributed to this quantity in honor of him.

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