Minimum Convex Cost Dynamic Network Flows

@article{Orlin1984MinimumCC,
  title={Minimum Convex Cost Dynamic Network Flows},
  author={James B. Orlin},
  journal={Math. Oper. Res.},
  year={1984},
  volume={9},
  pages={190-207}
}
  • J. Orlin
  • Published 1 May 1984
  • Mathematics, Business
  • Math. Oper. Res.
This paper presents and solves in polynomial time the minimum convex cost dynamic network flow problem, an infinite horizon integer programming problem which involves network flows evolving over time. The model is a finite network in which each arc has an associated transit time for flow to pass through it. An integral amount of flow is to be sent through arcs of the network in each period over an infinite horizon so as to satisfy conservation of flow from some fixed period on. Furthermore, the… 

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