Catalogue 2017 - 2018

MATH 420 Mathematical Modeling

Credits

3 cr.

Prerequisite

MATH 236

Course Description

This is an introduction to the construction and refinement of mathematical models. Techniques vary but typically include continuous modeling using differential equations as well as discrete modeling using linear programming and operations research.  Applications may include models from population dynamics, environmental science, disease epidemiology, resource allocation, network flows, and financial planning.

Offered

in alternate spring semesters.

Fee