BMGT 434: Introduction to Optimization

1. Syllabus (PDF
2. Student info sheet (PDF
3. Class slides (PDF
4. Multiple Linear Regression (PPT)
5. Linear Programming Introduction (PDF)
6. Goal Programming (PDF)
7. An illustrated guide to AHP (PDF)
8. Some recent developments in AHP (PDF)
9. Expert Choice (PDF)
10. Newsvendor Model (PDF)
11. UMD Consulting and Analytics (PDF)
12. A-Team Presentation (Google PPT)
13. The case of Dear Aunt Sarah (Google PPT)
14. Maximizing Cardiac Surgery (PPT)
15. 1991 Modeling Salinity Dynamics (PDF)
16. 1987 Ranking Sports Records (PDF)
17. More on AHP (PDF)
18. More on AHP (MOV)
19. Simulation & Newsvendor Problem (MKV)
20. The Birthday Problem (YouTube)
21. Ranking Outstanding Sports Records Audio (M4A)
22. Building a Smart Hierarchy (PDF)
23. Examples of Smart Hierarchies (M4A)
24. Meter Reading Video (MP4)
25. Conference call preparation (M4A)
26. Decision Tree explanation (M4A)

Semester: 

Spring

Offered: 

2020