Linear programming is used every day in industry, government and academia. Many consider Linear Programming to be the gateway course to the study of optimization.
In Fall of 2014 I am teaching Section 001 of Math 484. Below you will find information and resources for the course.
Fall 2014 Syllabus
Class Notes (Raw Source)-- A collection of notes (~170 pages) covering everything we will study in class. If you find a typo, please send me an e-mail so I can fix it. The notes can be used with a book. An optional text is Linear Programming and Network Flows (4ed) by Bazaraa, et al. Notes are released under a Creative Commons Share-and-Share-Alike License.
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Group work is encouraged on everything. All exams are open-book and open-notes.