MATH 340 Introduction to Linear Programming 2015 spring

 

Term

Day

Start Time

End Time

Building

Room

2

Tue Thu

11:00

12:30

Buchanan

B213

 

Instructor: Jozsef Solymosi

Office: MATH 220

Office hours: Wednesdays 4:00-6:00 pm.

 

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 Friedmanís 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

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