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|An informational meeting place for anyone interested in optimization software. Conduct an "application search" to find case studies, press articles, and vendors about the use of optimization in industries ranging from aerospace and apparel to sports and transportation. Read and watch interviews of optimization trailblazers Philip Wolfe and George Dantzig discussing the simplex method, Rand Corporation, and linear programming. Also with basic information about the field of optimization, written for non-experts; meeting places for those with all kinds of backgrounds to share interests, ask questions, explore issues and make business or personal connections; opinions and advice from experts; informational resources, from outside links to recommended sources to news.|
|Levels:||High School (9-12), College, Research|
|Resource Types:||Discussions, Web-Based Discussions, Question and Answer Services, Link Listings|
|Math Topics:||Linear Programming, Optimization, Business/Industrial|
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