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Optimization of a linear problem using the Simplex method
Author

Housam Binous
Organization: KFUPM
Department: Chemical Engineering
URL: http://sites.google.com/site/homepageofdrhousambinous/
Revision date

2004-10-11
Description

The notebook presents the solution of an optimization problem that was used to illustrate the Simplex method in Pratical Optimization Methods with Mathematica Applications, M. Asghar Bhatti, Springer-Verlag 2000. The steps in order to apply the Simplex method using mathematica are shown in details and the solution is compared to the ones obtained using the Mathematica's built-in functions Minimize and LinearProgramming
Subject

*Science > Chemistry
Keywords

Optimization, linear programming, Simplex method
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LinearProgrammingSimplex.nb (47.8 KB) - Mathematica Notebook [for Mathematica 5.0]