Class Schedule

- Class Policies
- Assignment #1
- Introduction to Management Science (chapter 1)
- Introduction to Linear Programming (chapter 2)

August 24:

- Introduction to Linear Programming, continued
- Assignment #2

- Assignment #2 due
- The Simplex Method (chapter 3)
- Assignment #3

- Assignment #3 due
- Simplex, continued
- Introduction to STORM (Storm Exercise)
- Assignment #4
*Reminder*: As stated on Handout #1, bring two disks to every class

- Exam 1 (See Handout #1 for more details.)

September 21:

- "Special cases" in linear programming
- Assignment #4 due
- Assignment #5

September 28:

- Sensitivity Analysis
- Assignment #5 due
- Assignment #6

October 5:

- More about sensitivity analysis and parametric programming
- Mixed constraint problem examples
- An infeasible problem
- Assignment #6 due
- Assignment #7

October 12:

- Class presentations: Assignment #7 due

- Exam II

- Transportation Model Techniques: NW Corner, Least-Cost Method, Stepping-Stone Method
- Exercises: Text pg. 222, #1 and Text pg. 223, #4

- Transportation Model Techniques: Vogel's Approximation
- Assignment Model
- Assignment #8

- Network Models
- Assignment #8 due

- Network Models
- Assignment #9

- Thanksgiving Holiday

- Other Models and "The Manager & Management Science"
- Assignment #9 due

- Final Exam