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01:640:354 - Linear Optimization

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01:640:354 Linear Optimization(3)
Linear programming problems, the simplex method, duality theory, sensitivity analysis, introduction to integer programming, the transportation problem, network flows, and other applications.
Prerequisite: 01:640:250. Credit not given for both this course and 01:640:453 or 01:711:453.

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Textbook:  For current textbook please refer to our Master Textbook List page


Sample Syllabus from Spring 2006

Office Hours

The TA's for this course will host online office hours on the website Discourse Technologies.

Previous semesters:

  Sec 01. T. Butler
Sec. 02 S. Bora
Sec. 03 I. Zverovich
Sec. 05 M. Naumova

Sec. 01. M. Subasi
Sec. 03. D. Papp
Sec. 04. Prof. Vogelius
Sec. 05. Prof. Vogelius
Sec. 07. V. Gurvich
Sec. 01: M. Milanic

Sec 03
: M. Kaminski
Sec. 04: Prof. Vogelius
Sec. 07: D. Andrade
Sec. 3 Prof. Vogelius
Sec. 4 Prof. Lyons.
– Prof. Lyons' pages contain useful supplementary notes.

Current Semester:

For more information on instructors and sections for Fall 2017, please see our Fall 2017 Teaching Schedule Page

For more information on instructors and sections for this course for other semesters, please see our Teaching Schedule Page

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Information posted prior to the beginning of the semester is frequently tentative, or based on previous semesters. Textbooks should not be purchased until confirmed with the instructor. For generally reliable textbook information—with the exception of sections with an alphabetic code like H1 or T1, and topics courses (197,395,495)—see the textbook list.

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