Review of linear programming, computational complexity and graph theory. Shortest path problems: algorithm for acyclic graphs, Dijkstra\'s algorithm, Floyd-Warshall\'s algorithm. Max flow problem: Ford-Fulkerson\'s and Edmonds-Karp\'s algorithms. Matching problems. Assignment problem: Hungarian algorithm. Min cost flow problems: network simplex algorithm. Minimum spanning trees. The traveling salesperson problem (TSP): formulations and solution approaches.
Formulation of optimization problems having network structure.
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