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Research Interests

His research has focused on the design and analysis of efficient algorithms for network optimization and combinatorial optimization as well as the development of efficient data structures for network optimization problems.  He is also interested in algorithms and heuristics in network optimization as applied to a wide range of different problems.

See his work on Google Scholar.


  • James B. Orlin

    E. Pennell Brooks (1917) Professor in Management

    MIT Sloan School of Management

    100 Main Street

    Cambridge, MA 02142

    Office Number E62-570
    Phone Number (617) 253-6606

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