This is an archived course. A more recent version may be available at ocw.mit.edu.
Prof. James Orlin
15.053 introduces students to the theory, algorithms, and applications of optimization. Optimization methodologies include linear programming, network optimization, integer programming, decision trees, and dynamic programming. The methods have applications to logistics, manufacturing, transportation, marketing, project management, and finance.
Mamani, Hamed, James Orlin, Michael Metzger, and Murali Narayanaswamy. 15.053 Optimization Methods in Management Science, Spring 2007. (MIT OpenCourseWare: Massachusetts Institute of Technology), https://ocw.mit.edu/courses/sloan-school-of-management/15-053-optimization-methods-in-management-science-spring-2007 (Accessed). License: Creative Commons BY-NC-SA