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MATH 417 Mathematical Programming (3 credits)

Offered by: Mathematics and Statistics (Faculty of Science)


Mathematics & Statistics (Sci) : An introductory course in optimization by linear algebra, and calculus methods. Linear programming (convex polyhedra, simplex method, duality, multi-criteria problems), integer programming, and some topics in nonlinear programming (convex functions, optimality conditions, numerical methods). Representative applications to various disciplines.

Terms: Fall 2012

Instructors: Frederick Shepherd (Fall)

  • Prerequisites: COMP 202, and MATH 223 or MATH 236, and MATH 314 or equivalent
  • Restriction: Not open to students who have taken or are taking MATH 487.