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Optimization for decision making : linear and quadratic models, by Katta G. Murty

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Optimization for decision making : linear and quadratic models
Title
Optimization for decision making
Title remainder
linear and quadratic models
Statement of responsibility
by Katta G. Murty
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Optimization for Decision Making: Linear and Quadratic Models is a first-year graduate level text that illustrates how to formulate real world problems using linear and quadratic models; how to use efficient algorithms - both old and new - for solving these models; and how to draw useful conclusions and derive useful planning information from the output of these algorithms. While almost all the best known books on LP are essentially mathematics books with only very simple modeling examples, this book emphasizes the intelligent modeling of real world problems, and the author presents several illustrative examples and includes many exercises from a variety of application areas. Additionally, where other books on LP only discuss the simplex method, and perhaps existing interior point methods, this book also discusses a new method based on using the sphere which uses matrix inversion operations sparingly and may be well suited to solving large-scale LPs, as well as those that may not have the property of being very sparse. Individual chapters present a brief history of mathematical modeling; methods for formulating real world problems; three case studies that illustrate the need for intelligent modeling; classical theory of polyhedral geometry that plays an important part in the study of LP; duality theory, optimality conditions for LP, and marginal analysis; variants of the revised simplex method; interior point methods; sphere methods; and extensions of sphere method to convex and nonconvex quadratic programs and to 0-1 integer programs through quadratic formulations. End of chapter exercises are provided throughout, with additional exercises available online
Member of
Cataloging source
GW5XE
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1936-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Murty, Katta G.
Dewey number
658.4030151972
Index
index present
LC call number
T57.74
LC item number
.M87 2010
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
Series statement
International series in operations research & management science,
Series volume
v. 137
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Linear programming
  • Decision making
  • BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
  • Affaires
  • Science économique
  • Economie de l'entreprise
  • Decision making
  • Linear programming
Label
Optimization for decision making : linear and quadratic models, by Katta G. Murty
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Optimization for Decision Making; 1 Linear Equations, Inequalities, Linear Programming: A Brief Historical Overview; 2 Formulation Techniques Involving Transformationsof Variables; 3 Intelligent Modeling Essential to Get Good Results; 4 Polyhedral Geometry; 5 Duality Theory and Optimality Conditions for LPs; 6 Revised Simplex Variants of the Primal and Dual Simplex Methods and Sensitivity Analysis; 7 Interior Point Methods for LP; 8 Sphere Methods for LP; 9 Quadratic Programming Models; Epilogue; Index
Control code
663096740
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441912916
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-1-4419-1290-9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663096740
Label
Optimization for decision making : linear and quadratic models, by Katta G. Murty
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
  • cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Color
multicolored
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Optimization for Decision Making; 1 Linear Equations, Inequalities, Linear Programming: A Brief Historical Overview; 2 Formulation Techniques Involving Transformationsof Variables; 3 Intelligent Modeling Essential to Get Good Results; 4 Polyhedral Geometry; 5 Duality Theory and Optimality Conditions for LPs; 6 Revised Simplex Variants of the Primal and Dual Simplex Methods and Sensitivity Analysis; 7 Interior Point Methods for LP; 8 Sphere Methods for LP; 9 Quadratic Programming Models; Epilogue; Index
Control code
663096740
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource
Form of item
online
Isbn
9781441912916
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • c
http://library.link/vocab/ext/overdrive/overdriveId
978-1-4419-1290-9
Specific material designation
remote
System control number
(OCoLC)663096740

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