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Rensselaer Catalog 2008-2009 
Rensselaer Catalog 2008-2009 [Archived Catalog]

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MATP 4820 - Computational Optimization

An introduction to nonlinear programming. Models, methods, algorithms, and computer techniques for nonlinear optimization are studied. Students investigate contemporary optimization methods both by implementing these methods and through experimentation with commercial software. Nonmajors wishing to gain practical optimization skills are welcomed in this course. A course project will allow students to explore optimization methods and practical problems directly related to their interests.

Prerequisites/Corequisites: Prerequisites: MATH 2010 or ENGR 1100, and CSCI 1100 or permission of instructor.

When Offered: Spring term annually .

Cross Listed: Cross-listed as DSES 4780. Students cannot obtain credit for both this course and either MATP 6610 or DSES 4780.

Credit Hours: 4

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