15.082J | Fall 2010 | Graduate
Network Optimization

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Description:

Network representation of the transshipment problem.

Alt text:
Network representation of a transshipment problem.
Caption:
Given demand, production capabilities, and costs of shipment, what is the minimum cost method for satisfying demand? This problem can be solved using a minimum cost flow algorithm, which is covered in this course. (Diagram by Prof. James Orlin.)
Credit:
Image by Prof. Orlin
Network representation of a transshipment problem.