Faculty of Engineering, Built Environment and Information Technology
Introduction to Operations Research, and more specifically the branch of optimisation and its application to industrial problems. In the module the topics of linear and integer linear programming are introduced. The focus is on identifying and scoping appropriate problems, the subsequent formulation of problems, solution algorithms, and post-optimisation sensitivity analysis. Students are exposed to solving problems using optimisation software.
2 discussion classes per week, 4 lectures per week
Language of tuition
Module is presented in English
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Period of presentation
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