Decision support for the career field selection process at the US Air Force Academy

@article{Armacost2005DecisionSF,
  title={Decision support for the career field selection process at the US Air Force Academy},
  author={Andrew P. Armacost and James K. Lowe},
  journal={European Journal of Operational Research},
  year={2005},
  volume={160},
  pages={839-850}
}
Each year, the US Air Force Academy graduates nearly 1000 young men and women. To support the decision of which cadets will be classified into which career fields, we describe a linear programming formulation with appealing computational properties that enable it as the core of a decision support tool. We explore methods for measuring and balancing cadets… CONTINUE READING