Concepts and Algorithms of Optimization (WiSe 2018/2019)


This course is obligatory for the study program Operations Research and Business Analytics. It aims at making the students familiar with the basic modelling concepts, structural results, and algorithmic principles of optimization. The focus will be on discrete, linear, and convex optimization.

Class Hours

Lectures (Dr. Maximilian Merkert); Entry at LSF Tutorials (Julia Lange); Entry at LSF

The written examinations will take place on February 5th, 2019 from 3 to 4 pm.

Exercise Series

In the tutorials, solutions of the tasks given in the exercise series will be presented and discussed. It is highly recommended to prepare for the tutorials and participate actively in the discussions.