MAT-303 : Linear Programming

Academic Level:
Undergraduate
Department:
Mathematics
Subject:
Mathematics
Corequisites:
None
Credits:
3
An introduction to linear programming techniques that solve real applied problems. The focus is on using linear programming techniques, applications, models, algorithms, and a computer software package to solve optimization, product-mix, transportation, scheduling, assignment, and hiring-firing problems. Methods learned include the revised simplex method, duality, sensitivity analysis, integer programming, and sparse matrix techniques. 3 credits PREREQUISITE: MAT 152 OR MAT 160.