SA305 ⬝ Spring 2021 ⬝ Section 1202
Assoc. Prof. Nelson Uhan
5/17 
The semester is over! 

4/26 


4/21 
Quiz 8 will take place on Tuesday 4/27.


4/14 
Quiz 7 will take place on Tuesday 4/20.


4/12 


3/31 
Plan for next week:
Exam 2 will take place on Thursday 4/8.


3/29 


3/25 


3/22 
Quiz 6 will take place on Thursday 3/25.


3/15 
Quiz 5 will take place on Thursday 3/18.


3/8 
No quiz this week! 

2/24 
This is the last week for resubmissions to count for your 6week marking period grade.


2/24 
Plan for next week:
Exam 1 will take place on Thursday 3/4.


2/18 


2/15 
Quiz 4 will take place on Tuesday 2/23.


2/8 
Quiz 3 will take place on Thursday 2/11.


2/1 
Quiz 2 will take place on Thursday 2/4.


1/25 
Quiz 1 will take place on Thursday 1/28.


1/25 
Quiz 0 is due on Tuesday 1/26 at 23:59.


1/19 
Welcome! 
Date  Class  Homework, labs, etc. 

5/4 


4/29 


4/27 


4/22 


4/20 


4/15 


4/13 


4/8 


4/6 


4/1 


3/30 


3/25 


3/23 


3/18 


3/16 


3/11 


3/9 


3/4 


3/2 


2/25 


2/23 


2/18 


2/16 


2/11 


2/9 


2/4 


2/2 


1/28 


1/26 


1/21 


Dates  Lesson  


22  An economic interpretation of LP duality  

21  Weak and strong duality  

20  Bounds and the dual LP  

19  Degeneracy, convergence, multiple optimal solutions  

18  Finding an initial BFS  

17  The simplex method  

16  Linear programs in canonical form  

15  Geometry and algebra of corner points  

14  Improving search — convexity and optimality  

13  Improving search — finding better solutions  

12  Introduction to algorithm design  

11  Graphical solution of linear programs  

10  Production process models  

9  Multiperiod models  

8  Work scheduling models, revisited  

7  Resource allocation and blending models, revisited  

6  Sets, summations, for statements  

5  Work scheduling models  

4  Blending models  

3  Resource allocation models  

2  Introduction to optimization modeling  

1  Introduction 
Lab  Instructions  

Project — The Diet Problem 
Due Wednesday 5/5 at 23:59. Work on your own. Submit 1 lab per student. Verbal collaboration is allowed, but sharing of code is not permitted. 

Lab 5 — Fitness Sneaker Company 
Due Thursday 4/22 at 23:59. Work on your own. Submit 1 lab per student. Verbal collaboration is allowed, but sharing of code is not permitted. 

Lab 4 — Cavity Candies 
Due Tuesday 4/6 at 23:59. Work on your own. Submit 1 lab per student. Verbal collaboration is allowed, but sharing of code is not permitted. 

Lab 3 — National Disc Corporation 
Due Tuesday 3/23 at 23:59. Work on your own. Submit 1 lab per student. Verbal collaboration is allowed, but sharing of code is not permitted. 

Lab 2 — Parameterized Optimization Models with Pyomo 
Due Tuesday 2/23 at 23:59. Work on your own. Submit 1 lab per student. Verbal collaboration is allowed, but sharing of code is not permitted. 

Lab 1 — Introduction to Jupyter and Pyomo 
Due Tuesday 2/9 at 23:59. Work on your own. Submit 1 lab per student. Verbal collaboration is allowed, but sharing of code is not permitted. 
Date  Quiz  

4/27  Quiz 8  
4/20  Quiz 7  
3/25  Quiz 6  
3/18  Quiz 5  
2/23  Quiz 4  
2/11  Quiz 3  
2/4  Quiz 2  
1/28  Quiz 1  
1/26  Quiz 0 
Date  Exam  

4/8  Exam 2  
3/4  Exam 1 