Course Title Course Code Program Level

Course Term
(Course Semester)
Teaching and Learning Methods
Theory Practice Lab Projects/Field Work Seminars/Workshops Other Total Credits ECTS Credits
28 14 72 112 3 4

Teaching Staff EKLENECEK
Language of Instruction Türkçe (Turkish)
Type Of Course Compulsory
Prerequisites IST201
Recommended Optional Programme Component
Course Objectives Course objective is to teach the modeling and solving of the decision problems by using linear programming techniques and also teach the interpretation of the model results with respect to the economic and technical point of views.
Course Content Basic properties of linear programming, setting up linear desicion models, solution of linear models by simplex method, anaysis of the results from linear model.
Learning Outcomes (LO) • Recognizing of decision problems • To make situation analysis • Modeling the situation • To determine the solution method • Solving the linear programming models • Analyzing the solution
Mode of Delivery Face to face
Course Outline
Week Topics
1. Week Introduction, historical review, definitions and concepts
2. Week Modeling, decision model, decision making processes
3. Week Computing methods in operation research, the phases of a operation research study
4. Week Linear programming
5. Week Sensitivity analysis
6. Week Simplex method
7. Week Finding the artificial initial point: M method, two stage method
8. Week Special situations
9. Week Sensitivity analysis with simplex method
10. Week Dual problem: Economical mean of duality, dual simplex method
11. Week Sensitivity analysis with dual simplex method
12. Week Transportation problem and solution with simplex method
13. Week Matrix definition of the standard linear programming
14. Week General over view and discussions
Mid-term (%) 32
Quizes (%) 4
Homeworks/Term papers (%) 4
Practice (%)
Labs (%)
Projects/Field Work (%)
Seminars/Workshops (%)
Final (%) 60
Other (%)
Total(%) 100
Course Book (s) and/or References • Hamdy A. Taha, “Operations Research: An Introduction”, 8th Edition, Prentice Hall, Upper Saddle River, N.J., 2007. • Frederick S. Hillier ve Gerald J. Lieberman, “Introduction to Operations Research”, 8th Edition, McGraw-Hill, New York, 2005. • Ahmet Öztürk, “Yöneylem Araştırması”, 9. baskı, Ekin Kitabevi, Bursa, 2004. Wayne L. Winston, "Operations Research, Applications and Algorithms", 4th Edition, Duxbury Pres Thomson Learning, Inc., 2004.
Work Placement(s)
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