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Optimal decisions with applications to tactical problems

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Restrepo, Rodrigo Alvaro (1955) Optimal decisions with applications to tactical problems. Dissertation (Ph.D.), California Institute of Technology. http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12082003-110540

Abstract

The minmax criterion for optimal decisions is applied to a special class of infinite games. The existence of a solution is established, and some optimal strategies are described completely. The games considered include the so-called "silent duels".

Item Type:Thesis (Dissertation (Ph.D.))
Degree Grantor:California Institute of Technology
Division:Physics, Mathematics and Astronomy
Major Option:Mathematics
Thesis Availability:Public (worldwide access)
Research Advisor(s):
  • Karlin, Samuel
Thesis Committee:
  • Unknown, Unknown
Defense Date:1 January 1955
Record Number:CaltechETD:etd-12082003-110540
Persistent URL:http://resolver.caltech.edu/CaltechETD:etd-12082003-110540
Default Usage Policy:No commercial reproduction, distribution, display or performance rights in this work are provided.
ID Code:4851
Collection:CaltechTHESIS
Deposited By: Imported from ETD-db
Deposited On:11 Dec 2003
Last Modified:26 Dec 2012 03:12

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