DS 806 (02) - Optimization Methods I

Optimization Methods I

Durham   Paul College of Business&Econ :: Decision Sciences
Credits: 3.0
Term: Spring 2024 - Term 3 (01/23/2024 - 03/15/2024)
Grade Mode: Letter Grading
Class Size:   30  
CRN: 56833
This course introduces students to fundamental quantitative methods for modeling, analyzing, and determining the best course of action in complex decision-making situations. Topics to be covered include decision trees and tables, price of uncertainty, utility theory, linear programming, LP sensitivity analysis, and network flow optimization. Application areas include Marketing and Operations management (e.g., advertising, production and inventory planning, project or personnel scheduling, shipping and distribution, routing, ride matching, etc.)
Registration Approval Required. Contact Instructor or Academic Department for permission then register through Webcat.
Instructors: Melda Ormeci Matoglu

Times & Locations

Start Date End Date Days Time Location
1/23/2024 3/15/2024 W 5:40pm - 9:00pm PCBE 235