This streamline summer course is directed to general audience of students with major in computer science, mathematics, and physics. The easy-to-understand lectures make students familiar with operation research, linear programming, various applications and provide a solid background in the canonical simplex method.
|Prerequisite:||MAT 223H, MAT 240H|
|Main textbook:||Elementary Linear Programming with Applications by B. Kolman and R.E. Beck (Academic Press, 1995)|
Final exam (2 hrs) - 60%,
2 Mid-term tests (100 min) - 20% each
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