Prof. James Orlin
Dr. Ebrahim Nasrabadi
This course introduces students to the theory, algorithms, and applications of optimization. The optimization methodologies include linear programming, network optimization, integer programming, and decision trees. Applications to logistics, manufacturing, transportation, marketing, project management, and finance. Includes a team project in which students select and solve a problem in practice.
Orlin, James, and Ebrahim Nasrabadi. 15.053 Optimization Methods in Management Science, Spring 2013. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), http://ocw.mit.edu/courses/sloan-school-of-management/15-053-optimization-methods-in-management-science-spring-2013 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA