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040072 UK Linear, Nonlinear and Integer Optimization (MA) (2020W)

4.00 ECTS (2.00 SWS), SPL 4 - Wirtschaftswissenschaften
Continuous assessment of course work

Registration/Deregistration

Note: The time of your registration within the registration period has no effect on the allocation of places (no first come, first serve).

Details

max. 50 participants
Language: English

Lecturers

Classes (iCal) - next class is marked with N

Tuesday 06.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 13.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 20.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 27.10. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 03.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 10.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 17.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 24.11. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 01.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 15.12. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 12.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 19.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital
Tuesday 26.01. 08:00 - 09:30 Digital

Information

Aims, contents and method of the course

This course serves as a basis for subsequent courses in the Minor "Operations Research".
Besides giving a general introduction to the field, fundamental methods and techniques from linear programming (LP), integer linear programming (ILP), and nonlinear programming (NLP) are discussed.

Assessment and permitted materials

- Test (endterm)
- exercises prepared at home and (partially) presented by students

Minimum requirements and assessment criteria

- attendance is only required in the first lecture
- points are collected in the test (70), and by the presentation of exercises (30)
- the grade is determined by the total number of points:
89 - : 1
76 - 88: 2
63 - 75: 3
50 - 62: 4
0 - 49: 5

Examination topics

- lecture slides
- solutions to the exercises

Reading list

A script in german language will be available in Moodle:
- lecture slides (with references to further literature)
- homework exercise descriptions
The syllabus of this course can also be found in
- F. S. Hillier, G. J. Lieberman: Introduction to Operations Research, 10th Edition, Chap 3-6, 12-13
- B. Guenin, J. Könemann, L. Tuncel: A gentle introduction to Optimization, Chap. 2-4, 6-7

Association in the course directory

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