NIT Warangal Civil Engineering Syllabus OPTIMIZATION TECHNIQUES
Formulation of a LPP – Graphical Method – Simplex method – duality – dual simplex method – sensitivity
analysis, transportation and assignment problems, traveling salesman problem – Lagrange multipliers and
Kuhn-Tucker conditions – quadratic programming problem – Dynamic Programming – Integer Linear
1. J.C. Pant, Introduction to Optimization, Jain Brothers, 2008.
2. S.S. Rao, Optimization Theory and Applications, Wiley Eastern, 2004.
3. K.V. Mittal, Optimization Methods, Wiley Eastern, 2003.
4. H.A. Taha, Operations Research, Pearson, 2007.