Date/Time: Tuesday 14:45-16:15
Sponsor: INFORMS Forum on Education
Room: Crystal Parlor A
Chair: Jerry Banks
Chair Address: GA Inst. of Tech., Sch. of ISyE, Atlanta, GA 30332-0205,
Analogies & Metaphors as Tools for OR & Mathematical Modeling Stephen M. Pollock --- Univ. of MI, Dept. of IOE, Ann Arbor, MI 48109-2117, (firstname.lastname@example.org)
- It is well known that creativity, in general, is enhanced by looking¨ for (and making use of) either parallels or antitheses. Examples in¨ research and teaching are presented for various situations in which¨ an OR analyst is liable to find oneself.
Creativity & Innovation for Engineers & Scientists Jerry Banks --- GA Inst. of Tech., Sch. of ISyE, Atlanta, GA 30332-0205, (email@example.com)
- The components of a well-received program offered to students of¨ engineering, computer scientists, management and other disciplines¨ are explained. Experiences with transmitting the material will be¨ presented. Suggestions to others who may want to offer such a course¨ are given.