# Katta Murty

## Professor Emeritus

## Location

2775 IOE

## Primary Website

http://www-personal.umich.edu/~murty/

## Research Interests

**Applications**- Telecommunications
- Transportation
**Industrial Operations**- Distribution & Logistics
- Inventory Control
- Supply-Chain Management
**Operations Research Tools**- Math Modeling
- Math Programming
- Network Flows
- Optimization
- Optimum Decision Making

## Biography

Professor Murty has taught graduate and undergraduate courses in linear, integer and non-linear programming and network flows. His recent research includes studies in mathematical programming and its applications as well as research on optimization algorithms. He is the author of four books on linear and non-linear programming and network flows, and an undergraduate text on Operations Research-Deterministic Optimization Models.

## Publications

### WEB-BOOKS

- K. G. Murty, Linear Complementarity, Linear and Nonlinear Programming – Originally published as paper book (see below).
- K. G. Murty, Computational and Algorithmic Linear Algebra and n-Dimensional Geometry – A freshman-sophomore level book in a self-study style for linear algebra emphasizing math modeling, computational & algorithmic skills.
- K. G. Murty, Optimization Models For Decision Making: Volume 1 (JuniorLevel) – A junior level book for optimization models for decision making
- K. G. Murty, Network Programming – An in-depth and clear treatment of common network flow and 1-matching/edge covering problems, theory related to them, and algorithms for them.

### PUBLISHED PAPERBOOKS

- K. G. Murty, Linear and Combinatorial Programming, Wiley, 1976, 567 pages.
- K. G. Murty, Linear Programming, Wiley,1983, 482 pages.
- K. G. Murty, Linear Complementarity, Linear and Nonlinear Programming, Helderman Verlag,1988, 629 pages. First textbook on the linear complementarity problem. Now out of print, but the internet edition of this book available for downloading on his website mentioned above.
- K. G. Murty, Network Programming, PrenticeHall, 1992, 623 pages.
- K. G. Murty, Operations Research: Deterministic optimization Models, PrenticeHall, 1995, 581 pages.
- J. R. Birge, K. G. Murty (editors), Mathematical Programming: State of the Art, 1994, Papers of tutorial talks given at the 15th Mathematical Programming Symposium held at UM, Ann Arbor.