18.433 | Fall 2003 | Undergraduate

Combinatorial Optimization

Course Description

Combinatorial Optimization provides a thorough treatment of linear programming and combinatorial optimization. Topics include network flow, matching theory, matroid optimization, and approximation algorithms for NP-hard problems.
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Two adjoinging ellipses.
One cycle of the ellipsoid algorithm. (Image by Prof. Santosh Vempala.)