Fall 2015

- Here is the Amazon.com link
- The book is no longer being published, but there are plenty of sources for the text online. See me if you have problems obtaining the text. The ISBN is 0534359647.

- Course Syllabus
- Course Calendar (UPDATED 9/10/15)
- Homework Assignments to Exam 1 (UPDATED 9/10/15)
- Addition to HW, Section 3.8
- Homework Assignments to Exam 2

- In class examples, Day 1
- Note about Excel
- Dorian Auto (Excel File)
- Post Office (Excel File)
- Example, 3.4 (Factories on River)
- Example, 3.5 (Work Schedule)
- Addition to HW for Section 3.8
- Example, 3.8 (Blending Problems)
- Example (Brute and Chanelle, Section 3.9)
- Example (Sailco, Section 3.10)
- Example, Section 3.9 (Chemco) and 3.10 (Cakes)

- Homework Addition for 4.1-4.3. (Some theory, some computation)
- A summary of definitions and theorems from Chapter 4
- Proof of the Fundamental Theorem of Linear Programming
- An example of the Simplex Method from class (section 4.5).
- Talk on Friday: 4.6-4.8
- Printable version of the slides
- Section 4.11 handout and graphs
- Section 4.12 (Big-M)
- Section 4.13 (Two Phase)
- Maple File, Example 1 (Two Phase version of Big M, Example 1)
- Maple File, Example 2 (Two Phase version of Big M, Example 2)
- Maple File, Example 3 (Two Phase version of Big M, Example 3)

- Section 4.16 (Goal Programming)
- Overhead slides for Mon, Oct 12 (Finishing 4.16)

- Overhead slides for Section 6.1
- Section 6.3
- Beamer slides for Section 6.5
- Summary of 6.7 (Theory and How to Compute the Dual using Row 0)

- Section 7.1 Links
- Homework for 7.1, including the other handouts from class (and the instructions for solving by spreadsheet).
- The Power Company Problem, written in Excel (before the solver)
- The Power Company Problem, solved in Excel
- Homework for Section 7.2
- Homework for 7.3: Solve exercises 1 and 3 from Section 7.1. Get a basic feasible solution using Vogel's Approximation Method (VAM).
- Homework for 7.4: Section 7.4 (p 392), problems 1-4.
- Homework for 7.5: Section 7.5 (p 398), 1, 2 4. Problem 6 is kind of fun to try out.
- Homework due on Wed Nov 18: 7.3, 3 and 7.4, 1-4.
- Homework for 7.6: p 403, 1-4.

- Homework for 8.1/8.2: p. 418, #2-8.
- Homework to turn in on Friday, Dec 4: Section 7.5, #2, sect 7.6, #3, section 8.2, #2, 3.
- Homework for 8.3: Do problem 9 in 8.2, then 4-7 in 8.3.
- Homework for 8.4: 5(a), 6, 7, 9, 10, 16, 17 (a couple of problems were added, and the solutions are included below under "Exam 3").

- Download page for LINDO. We'll be using the ``Classic LINDO'' at the bottom of the link page, which is set up for Windows. We may also look at LINGO later.
- The LINDO User's Manual is here. The "help" features don't seem to work using "wine" under Linux.