Math 4620/5620: Linear and nonlinear optimization



·     Test 1 is on Friday, February 12 at class time. The test will include the material covered up to the “Abstract view of Simplex” (not including) in handouts. The topics are LP modeling, graphical solution of LPs, Simplex method. The test is closed book, closed notes.

Course materials

·  Syllabus

·  Handouts

·  Homework

·  AMPL models

·      Practice problems for test 1 Page1 Page2  Page3  Page4  Solutions

·   Test 1 solution

Useful links

·       Bland's anti-cycling rule

·       Applications to radiation therapy (slides 32 to 51)