Course Schedule - Fall Semester 2017

     

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CAAM 574 002 (CRN: 17292)

COMBINATORIAL OPTIMIZATION

Long Title: COMBINATORIAL OPTIMIZATION
Department: *Computational & Applied Math*
Instructor: Hicks, Illya V.
Meeting: 9:25AM - 10:40AM TR (21-AUG-2017 - 1-DEC-2017) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Graduate
Section Max Enrollment: 20
Section Enrolled: 10
Enrollment data as of: 18-JUL-2024 2:34AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: GR Course-Dept Schedules Exam
 
Description: General theory and approaches for solving combinatorial optimization problems are studied. Specific topics include basic polyhedral theory, minimum spanning trees, shortest paths, network flow, matching and matroids. The course also covers the traveling salesman problem. A student may not receive credit for both CAAM 474 and CAAM 574. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for CAAM 574 if student has credit for CAAM 474.