|Operations Research 2
|College of Sciences and Engineering
School of Natural Sciences
|Available as student elective?
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Explain and apply fundamentals of probability and graph theory relevant to operations research.
Analyse short- and long- term behaviour of discrete time Markov chains.
Solve problems in linear programming using appropriate techniques.
Select and apply standard heuristic methods to computationally intractable problems in operations research.
Interpret and clearly communicate mathematical arguments as they relate to problems in operations research.
- Any Introductory unit in Mathematics
You cannot enrol in this unit as well as the following:
3x1-hr lectures, 1-hr tutorial, 1-hr lab session weekly
3-hr exam (60%), assignments (40%)
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