Pre-positioning of Emergency Supplies for Disaster Response

  title={Pre-positioning of Emergency Supplies for Disaster Response},
  author={Carmen G. Rawls and Mark A. Turnquist},
  journal={2006 IEEE International Symposium on Technology and Society},
We describe a two-stage stochastic optimization model for determining locations of emergency supplies and allocating quantities of those supplies. The model includes uncertainty in what the demands for various types of supplies might be, and the locations where those demands might arise. It also includes uncertainties in the capacity of the transportation… CONTINUE READING