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PHYS 4059 - Physics of Management Science
  
Course last offered 
 :   
Spring 2016/17
Instructor(s)
 :
Michael Kwok Yee WONG
No. of credits
 :
3


Teaching Pattern
  • Duration of course: about 13 weeks
  • Lecture hour(s) / tutorial hour(s) per week: 3 / 1
 
Content
This course will introduce the concepts and techniques of optimization and modeling in the management of systems and business applications with many variables and constraints.
 
  • Linear programming
  • Network flow models
  • Project management
  • Nonlinear programming
  • Queuing analysis
  • Computer solutions
  • Statistical physics of optimization in complex systems
 
 
Remarks
  • Exclusion(s): ISOM 3710, IELM 3010

 

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