Military OR

Links and References

Bonder S. (2002) Army Operations Research - Historical Perspectives and Lessons Learned. Operational Research, 50(1):25-34. (link)

Budiansky S. (2013) Blackett's War: The Men Who Defeated the Nazi U-Boats and Brought Science to the Art of Warfare. Alfred A. Knopf Inc.: New York. 

Hughes W. P. (2002) Navy Operations Research. Operations Research, 50(1): 103-111. (link)

Kent G. (2002) Looking Back: Four Decades of Analysis. Operations Research, 50(1): 122-124. (link)

Kjeldsen T. H. (2010) Operations Research and Mathematical Programming: From War to Academia - A Joint Venture, in History of Mathematics, Hansen V. L. & Gray, Jeremy eds. Encyclopedia of Life Support Systems (EOLSS), Developed under the Auspices of the UNESCO, Eolss Publishers, Paris, France (link)  

Lane D. C. OR-FORUM - High Leverage Interventions: Three Cases of Defensive Action and Their Lessons for OR/MS Today.  Operations Research 58(6): 1535-1547

Associated Historic Individuals

Allais, Maurice F. C.
Blackett, Patrick M. S.
Blumstein, Alfred
Borsting, Jack R.
Caywood, Thomas E.
Charnes, Abraham
Cherry, W. Peter
Churchman, C. West
Cooper, William W.
Cushen, W. Edward
Dantzig, George B.
Deemer, Jr. , Walter L.
Derman, Cyrus
Dorfman, Robert
Duffin, Richard J.
Engel, Joseph H.
Ernst, Martin L.
Flood, Merrill M.
Forrester, Jay W.
Gass, Saul I.
Gaver, Donald P.
Geisler, Murray
Goodeve, Charles F.
Hess, Sidney W.
Hitch, Charles J.
Hodgson, Thom J.
Horvath, William J.
Isaacs, Rufus
Johnson, Ellis A.
Kantorovich, Leonid V.
Karreman, Herman F.
Kimball, George E.
Koopman, Bernard
Lathrop, John B.
Lev, Benjamin
Machol, Robert E.
Miser, Hugh J.
Mood, Alexander
Morse, Philip M.
Muckstadt, John A.
Murty, Katta G.
Nash, Jr., John F.
Page, Thornton L.
Pollock, Stephen M.
Proschan, Frank
Rice, Donald B.
Robinson, Stephen M.
Saaty, Thomas L.
Salveson, Mel E.
Sargent, Robert G.
Schrady, David A.
Schrage, Linus
Shortley, George H.
Silver, Edward A.
Steinhardt, Jacinto
Stone, Lawrence D.
Thomas, Marlin U.
Thrall, Robert M.
Tucker, Albert W.
Vajda, Steven
Woolsey, Robert Eugene D.