IØ8810 - Winter School - Planning Under Uncertainty


Examination arrangement

Examination arrangement: Work
Grade: Passed / Not Passed

Evaluation Weighting Duration Grade deviation Examination aids
Work 100/100

Course content

This course deals with the handling of uncertainty, with a focus on energy markets, investments and equilibrium theory. Optimization under uncertainty is a key framework.

Learning outcome

  • The course will provide a deeper knowledge of optimization under uncertainty.
  • The course will form a basis for decision support related to valuation and strategic, tactical and operational decisions in business and management contexts, where uncertainty is an important factor.

Learning methods and activities

Lectures. Participation in the seminars is expected, which includes attendance at all lectures, as well as contributions to the discussions. There will be compulsory activities in the course.

Required previous knowledge

Admission to a PhD programme within operations research, or completed masters courses in optimization.

Course materials

Selected literature. Will be given at course start-up.

More on the course



Version: 1
Credits:  5.0 SP
Study level: Doctoral degree level


Term no.: 1
Teaching semester:  SPRING 2024

Language of instruction: English

Location: Trondheim

Subject area(s)
  • Managerial Economics, Finance and Operations Research
  • Business Economics
  • Financial Economics
  • Economics
  • Technological subjects
Contact information


Examination arrangement: Work

Term Status code Evaluation Weighting Examination aids Date Time Examination system Room *
Spring ORD Work 100/100
Room Building Number of candidates
  • * The location (room) for a written examination is published 3 days before examination date. If more than one room is listed, you will find your room at Studentweb.

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