Stochastic Programming
Fall 2002
MATP6960
Course basics:
 The Kall and Wallace
text is now available for download.
 WRITEUPS
can be submitted to me as pdf files, or as hardcopies.
 ANNOUNCEMENT:
Unfortunately, Bob Rush has had to
CANCEL
his talk on
Practical Issues in Applying Stochastic
Optimization in Finance
due to the inclement weather in Massachusetts.
Class will still meet as normal, and the seminar will be
rescheduled for next semester.

Course outline.
 Office hours: Tuesday, 2.0  4.0.
 Office: Amos Eaton 325
 Phone: (518) 2766915
 Fax: (518) 2764824
 Material
on reserve in the library.
This includes both books
and solutions to the homeworks and exams.
You can borrow the books for up to an hour.
Further, you can borrow the books overnight
if you check them out less than an hour before
closing
time and return them early the following day.
 Student presentations
will take place on Wednesday, December 11, from 6.30pm to 9.30pm
in DCC 239.
WRITEUPS
can be submitted to me as pdf files, or as hardcopies.
Here are
further instructions
and here is the
list of papers.
 Sections of the text covered in
class.
 Resources:
people, papers, and other online resources.
Homework:
Presentations:
 Your presentations are scheduled for
Wednesday, 11 December, from 6.30 to 9.30pm. This is the scheduled
final exam time for this class.
 Resources:
people, papers, and other online resources.
John Mitchell's homepage.
Mathematics Course Materials for the current semester.