DS 808 (01) - Optimization Methods II

Optimization Methods II

Durham   Paul College of Business&Econ :: Decision Sciences
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 4 (03/25/2024 - 05/17/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 53434
This course introduces students to more advanced concepts and modeling techniques in mathematical programming. Topics to be covered include integer programming, nonlinear programming, multi-objective optimization, goal programming, and Monte Carlo simulation. Application areas include Marketing (e.g., pricing and revenue optimization), Finance (capital budgeting and portfolio optimization), and Operations management (e.g., production and inventory planning, shipping and distribution, routing, location selection, etc.). The course delivery will be a mix of lectures, hands-on problem solving, and case discussions.
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Prerequisite(s): DS 806
Instructors: Alison Chen

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
3/25/2024 5/17/2024 M 5:40pm - 9:00pm PBLANE 216