# linear programming

## Definitions

### Computing

### Electronics

- A mathematical technique which deals finding the maximum and
__minimum__values of__linear__expressions incorporating multiple variables, each of which is subject to specified constraints. Used, for instance, to__help__determine the optimum allocation of available resources.

### Health Economics

- (written asA mathematical technique for finding the maximum or minimum value taken by a function (the objective function) that satisfies a set of linear constraints in the form of equalities and inequalities.
*Linear Programming*)