Term |
Day |
Start Time |
End Time |
Building |
Room |
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Tue Thu |
11:00 |
12:30 |
Buchanan |
MATH 340
(3) Introduction to Linear Programming:
Linear programming problems, dual problems, the simplex algorithm,
solution of primal and dual problems, sensitivity analysis.
Additional
topics chosen from: Karmarkar's algorithm, non-linear
programming, game theory, applications.
Prerequisite: One of MATH 152, MATH 221, MATH 223.
Course book:
We follow
the textbook, "Linear Programming" by Vanderbei,
4th edition; it is available to anyone with a CWL account.
Grading
Policies
Notes
· We are going to use
the optimization software Classic
LINDO. You have to download it. Here is the User's Manual.
· Joel Friedman’s notes
about poker
and game theory.
Problem Sets
Dates:
Withdrawal Dates
· Last
day to withdraw without a W standing: January 19, 2015
· Last
day to withdraw with a W standing (course cannot be dropped after this date):
February 13, 2015
Term 2 (Jan 05, 2015 to Apr 10, 2015)
Midterm break: February 16-20
Midterm exam: Feb 26 Thursday (in class)
Final: TBA