Archis Vijay Ghate
IND E 410
Modeling and optimization of linear network problems. Topics include: optimization of linear systems, mathematical model design, simplex method, primal-dual algorithms, parametric programming, goal programming, network problems and algorithms, and PERT/CPM. Prerequisite: either MATH 136 or MATH 308; CSE 142. Offered: A.
This is the first introductory class in Operations Research for undergraduate students in Industrial and Systems Engineering. It covers linear programming and network optimization.
Student learning goals
General method of instruction
Monday Wednesday lectures using powerpoint slides. Friday laboratory/tutorials.
linear algebra, calculus, and computer programming
Class assignments and grading
midterm and final exams as well as weekly homework assignments