Lecture1 - MS&E 211 6 Homework, 1 Midterm, 1 Final...

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Unformatted text preview: MS&E 211 6 Homework, 1 Midterm, 1 Final Total = 30%*H + 30%*M + 30%*F + 10%*max(H,M,F) No formula for cutoff between A/B etc. The more fun* we all have, the more As I will give out. Required Textbook: Linear & Nonlinear Programming 3 rd Edition Luenberger/Ye We will use COURSEWORK.STANFORD.EDU Programming Computer Science The software use is nearly zero: Excel Solver or online free software. This is a PAPER AND PENCIL class! MS&E 211 *fun = learning Often consider the common goal of management science & engineering. Maximize or Minimize f(x) for all x some set X Applications in: Applied Science Engineering Economics Finance Medicine Statistics Business General Decision-Making The famous Eighteenth Century Swiss mathematician and physicist Leonhard Euler (1707-1783) proclaimed that nothing at all takes place in the Universe in which some rule of maximum or minimum does not appear . MS&E 211 Minimize:...
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This note was uploaded on 09/28/2010 for the course MS&E 211 taught by Professor Yinyuye during the Fall '07 term at Stanford.

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Lecture1 - MS&E 211 6 Homework, 1 Midterm, 1 Final...

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