15 053 - Optimization Methods in Business Analytics

Description
Prereq: 1.00, 1.000, 6.0001, or permission of instructor. Introduces optimization methods with a focus on modeling, solution techniques, and analysis. Covers linear programming, network optimization, integer programming, nonlinear programming, and heuristics. Applications to logistics, manufacturing, statistics, machine learning, transportation, game theory, marketing, project management, and finance. Includes a project in which student teams select and solve an optimization problem (possibly a large-scale problem) of practical interest.
Credits
12
Attributes
Rest Elec in Sci & Tech
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Recent Semesters
Spring 2020
Offered
MW, F
Avg. Sections
4