Week |
Date |
Lecture Topics |
1 |
Sep 25-Sep 29 |
Introduction, Problem Solving and Decision Making, Qualitative analysis, Quantitative analysis. |
2 |
Oct 2– 6 |
Model Development, Data Preparation, Model Solution, Introduction to Linear Programming. |
3 |
Oct 9– 13 |
The Graphical Solution of Two-Variable Linear Programming Problems. |
4 |
Oct 16 – 20 |
Treatment of Special cases, General algebraic approach. |
5 |
Oct 23– 27 |
Solving linear systems equations, Introduction to Simplex algorithm. |
6 |
Oct 30 - Nov 3 |
Sensitivity analysis of optimization and other problems. |
7 |
Nov 6 – 10 |
MIDTERM |
8 |
Nov 13 – 17 |
Integer Programming |
9 |
Nov 20-24 |
The Branch-and-Bound Methods for Solving Mixed Integer Programming Problems. |
10 |
Nov27 – Dec01 |
Transportation, Assignment. |
11 |
Dec 04– 8 |
Transshipment Problems |
12 |
Dec 11 – 15 |
Network Models |
13 |
Dec 18 – 22 |
Network Models |
14 |
Jan 25 – 29 |
General Review |