MSB 741: Operations Research.
3 hours, 3 credits. This course deals with the application of mathematics to decision-making problems. The mathematical and statistical techniques covered include linear programming, correlation, and probabilistic models. The objective is to enable the student to translate a verbal description problem into an equivalent mathematical model and define the value of the information derived from the model for practical purposes. Applications include inventory control and quality control problems. PREREQ: MSB 740.
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