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Summary of Changes Made in This Calendar - Decision Support Tools

Natural Resources Management 3212 Decision Support Tools
The study of various tools used in aiding decision-making in natural resources management, based on the framework given in Planning and Decision-Making. Actual case studies are used to introduce the theory, methodology, and application of linear programming, transportation and assignment models, network analysis, game theory, and simulation to natural resources problems. The concepts and applications of satisfying and heuristic programming are also introduced. Throughout, the importance and use of sensitivity analysis will be stressed.
Credit Weight: 0.5
Offering: 0-0; 3-0
Course Classifications: Type C: Engineering, Mathematical and Natural Sciences