A survey of models and methods of operations research. Deterministic and stochastic models in a variety of areas will be covered.
To enable the student to (1) identify operations research (OR) problems in industry and government, (2) formulate an appropriate deterministic or stochastic model for their solution, (3) apply a solution methodology, and (4) interpret the results for a manager or engineer in terms of the application involved.
Good elective, if not required
MSEM, MSOR, DEEM