Replaces the course CS38A0020 Optimization in Business and Industry.
This course is only for master's level students including exchange students.
M.Sc. (Econ. & Bus. Adm.) 1.
|Teacher(s) in Charge
Professor, D.Sc. (Tech.) Pasi Luukka,
Lecturer, Lic.Phil., Sirkku Parviainen
By the end of the course student will be able to
- select/ employ mathematical models for various optimization problems
- use optimization software
- interpret information from optimization results
- understand the basic principles of different optimization algorithms for linear, mixed-integer linear, and nonlinear optimization
Formulation of optimization models. Linear programming and mixed-integer linear programming, nonlinear optimization algorithms.
Solving optimization problems using Matlab Optimization Toolbox. Business and industry oriented practical examples, i.e. factory, warehouse, sales allocation models etc.
Lectures 28 h, exercises 28 h, 4th period. Independent study 74 h, practical assignment 30 h. Written examination. Total workload 160 h.
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|Assessment scale and assessment methods
0-5, examination 100 %
Taha, H.A.: Operations Research an introduction, 8th edition, Pearson/Prentice-Hall, 2007.
Hillier, F.S., Lieberman, G.J.: Introduction to Operations Research, 8th edition, McGraw-Hill, 2004.
Experience in programming or using mathematical software required.
BM20A4301 Johdatus tekniseen laskentaan or BM20A5001 Principles of Technical Computing.
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