We pay homage to George B. Dantzig by describing a less well-known part of his legacy-his early and dedicated championship of the importance of systems optimization in solving complex real-world problems. © 2007 Elsevier Ltd. All rights reserved.
Gill, P. E., Murray, W., Saunders, M. A., Tomlin, J. A., & Wright, M. H. (2008). George B. Dantzig and systems optimization. Discrete Optimization, 5(2), 151–158. https://doi.org/10.1016/j.disopt.2007.01.002