Prof. Dr. Y. Ilker
TOPCU & Assoc. Prof. Dr. Özgür KABAK
Course description and goals
methodology and various techniques of OR and finding optimal solutions to problems:
Linear Programming (including sensitivity and duality), as well as
Transportation, Transshipment, and Assignment problems will be introduced.
2 Homework assignments
(20%), 2 Midterm exams (40%), Final exam (40%)
If you do not
complete the following requirements, you will receive a letter grade VF:
One of your midterm exam grades must be more
One of your homework grades must be more than
If your final exam
grade is less than 30 or if your average grade is less than 40, you will
receive a letter grade FF.
Do not! Studying together to
understand the material is fine, but the work you hand in is to be your own. No
cheating will be tolerated: A letter grade of VF will be given!
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Taha H.A. (2003) "Operations Research:
An Introduction", Pearson Education Inc.
Taha H.A. (2000) "Yoneylem
Yayincilik (cev. Alp Baray and Sakir Esnaf)
Winston W.L., Albright S.C. (2001)
"Practical Management Science", Duxbury Press, Wadsworth Inc.
Render B., Stair R.M. Jr., Hanna M.E. (2003)
"Quantitative Analysis for Management", Pearson Education Inc.
Taylor B.W. III (2002) "Introduction to
Management Science", Pearson Education Inc
Rardin R.L. (1998)
"Optimization in Operations Research", Prentice Hall Inc.
Walker R.C. (1999) "Introduction to
Mathematical Programming", Prentice Hall Inc.