# Rico Zenklusen: Catalogue data in Autumn Semester 2016

Name | Prof. Dr. Rico Zenklusen |

Field | Mathematics |

Address | Institut für Operations Research ETH Zürich, HG G 22.4 Rämistrasse 101 8092 Zürich SWITZERLAND |

Telephone | +41 44 633 93 42 |

ricoz@ethz.ch | |

URL | https://math.ethz.ch/ifor/groups/zenklusen_group/rico-zenklusen.html |

Department | Mathematics |

Relationship | Associate Professor |

Number | Title | ECTS | Hours | Lecturers | |
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401-0053-00L | Discrete Mathematics | 4 credits | 2V + 1U | R. Zenklusen | |

Abstract | Introduction to foundations of discrete mathematics: combinatorics (elementary counting), graph theory, algebra, and applications thereof. | ||||

Objective | The main goal is to get a good understanding of some of the most prominent areas within discrete mathematics. | ||||

401-5900-00L | Optimization Seminar | 0 credits | 1K | R. Weismantel, R. Zenklusen | |

Abstract | Lectures on current topics in optimization | ||||

Objective | Expose graduate students to ongoing research acitivites (including applications) in the domain of otimization. | ||||

Content | This seminar is a forum for researchers interested in optimization theory and its applications. Speakers are expected to stimulate discussions on theoretical and applied aspects of optimization and related subjects. The focus is on efficient algorithms for continuous and discrete optimization problems, complexity analysis of algorithms and associated decision problems, approximation algorithms, mathematical modeling and solution procedures for real-world optimization problems in science, engineering, industries, public sectors etc. |