Academic Catalog


Course Code: 2360402
METU Credit (Theoretical-Laboratory hours/week): 3(3-0)
ECTS Credit: 6.0
Department: Mathematics
Language of Instruction: English
Level of Study: Undergraduate
Course Coordinator:
Offered Semester: Fall Semesters.

Course Content

The importance of optimization, basic definition and facts on convex analysis. Theory of linear programming and convex prog-ramming, simplex method and its applications, nonlinear programming, search methods, basic ideas of classical variational calculus, optimal control theory. Pontraygin`s maximum principle and dynamic programming, linear theory of optimal control.