Catalogue 2012 - 2013

MATH 420 Mathematical Modeling

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

MATH 372 or MATH 236 or permission.

Course Description

This is an introduction to the construction and refinement of mathematical models. Applications include resource allocation, environmental planning, and decision theory. The mathematics involves difference equations, Markov chains, linear and dynamic programming, game theory, and queuing theory.

Offered

in alternate spring semesters.