A Study of South East Corner Method and Use of Object Oriented Programming Model

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Volume-8 Number-2
Year of Publication : 2014
Authors : R. Palaniyappa , V. Vinoba


R. Palaniyappa , V. Vinoba. "A Study of South East Corner Method and Use of Object Oriented Programming Model", International Journal of Mathematical Trends and Technology (IJMTT). V8:95-102 April 2014. ISSN:2231-5373. www.ijmttjournal.org. Published by Seventh Sense Research Group.

In this paper, the south east corner [ SEM ] procedure is successfully coded and tested via many randomly generated problem instances . Based on the results we can conclude that the correctness of the newly coded SEM is promising as compared with the previously coded one.


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Transportation problem, LPP, optimal solution, south east corner rule, object oriented programming.