A Multiperiod Expected Covering Location Model for Dynamic Redeployment of Ambulances

@inproceedings{Rajagopalan2005AME,
  title={A Multiperiod Expected Covering Location Model for Dynamic Redeployment of Ambulances},
  author={Hari K. Rajagopalan and Cem Saydam and Jing Xiao},
  year={2005}
}
Emergency response administrators often face the difficult task of locating a limited number of ambulances in a manner that will yield the best service to a constituent population. In this study we try to determine the minimum number of ambulances that meet or exceed a predetermined coverage requirement for dynamic redeployment of ambulances in response to fluctuating demands throughout the week, depending on the day of week, and even the time of day. We introduce an incremental search… CONTINUE READING