Calendar

LEC # TOPICS KEY DATES
1 Decision analysis I - Kendall crab and Lobster case
2 Decision analysis II - Graphic corporation case Case write-up due
3 Discrete probability distributions
4 Continuous probability distributions Homework 1 due
5 The normal distribution
6 Simulation I – Gentle lentil case Homework 2 due
7 Simulation II – Ontario gateway case Case write-up due
8 Statistical sampling I
9 Statistical sampling II Homework 3 due
Quiz
10 Regression models I
11 Regression models II
12 Regression illustrated

Homework 4 due

Case write-up due after six days

13 Introduction to linear optimization
14 Optimization model solutions and analysis Homework 5 due
15 Filatoi Riuniti case

Homework 6 due

Case write-up due

16 Nonlinear optimization models
17 Endurance investors case

Case write-up due

18 Discrete optimization models
19 International industries case Homework 7 due
20 Summary and look-ahead
Final exam review
Final exam