The Goodeve Medal is awarded in recognition of the most outstanding contribution to the philosophy, theory or practice of OR published in JORS each year. The award is named in memory of Sir Charles Goodeve, one of the founders and pioneers of civilian Operational Research after World War 2, and a leader for many years of the OR Club and Society.

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Use of modelling to inform public health policy: a case study on the blood-borne transmission of variant-CJD

Dynamic simultaneous fare proration for large-scale network revenue management

Breadth of range and depth of stock: forecasting and inventory management at Euro Car Parts Ltd.

Consumer finance: challenges for operational research

Effects of product postponement on the distribution network: a case study

Tactical store delivery planning

Large-scale data envelopment analysis (DEA) implementation: a strategic performance management approach

Improving the cost-effectiveness of Chlamydia screening with targeted screening strategies

Modelling the feedback effects of reconfiguring health services

Emergency and on-demand health care: modelling a large complex system

On the design of lottery games

Improving short-term conflict alert via tabu search

The impact of disruption and delay when compressing large projects: going for incentives?

An analytic model for capacity planning of prisons in the Netherlands

Not if but when will borrowers default

A fair method for resetting the target in interrupted one-day cricket matches

Location-area partition in a cellular radio network

Integration of Markov and Linear Programming Models to Assess the Farmgate and National Consequences of Adopting New Bovine Reproductive Technologies in the United Kingdom Agriculture

A Model, Algorithms and Strategy for Train Pathing

Consolidating Facilities for the Connecticut Department of Transportation: a Case-Study

Complementary Modelling Approaches for Analysing Several Effects of Privatization on Electricity Investment

A Stochastic Linear Programming Model for Corn Residue Production

Naval Combat Logistics Support System

Strategies for Backward-area Development: A Systems Approach