# Dynamic Programming Treatment of the Travelling Salesman Problem

@article{Bellman1962DynamicPT, title={Dynamic Programming Treatment of the Travelling Salesman Problem}, author={Richard Bellman}, journal={J. ACM}, year={1962}, volume={9}, pages={61-63} }

The well-known travelling salesman problem is the following: " A salesman is required ~,o visit once and only once each of n different cities starting from a base city, and returning to this city. [...] Key Result Results of this nature were independently obtained by M. Held and R. M. Karp, who are in the process of publishing some extensions and computat ional results. Expand

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