MATH 110A LEC A: OPTMIZATION I (44642)

MATH 110A LEC A: OPTMIZATION I (44642)

 

 Meeting Information

 Instructor Information

  • Room: SSTR 100
  • Day & Time: M W F 12:00 - 12:50
  • Office Hour: Th 11:00 - 11:45, Fri 4 - 5 pm
  • Office Location: 510F Rowland Hall
  • Discussions:

        Tu, Th 3.00 - 3.50 pm at MM 116

 

Textbook

  • Main reference: Numerical Optimization (electronic version) by J. Nocedal and S. Wright.
 

Main Topics

  • Basics (Ch 6)
  • Line Search (Ch 7)
  • Gradient Methods (Ch 8)
  • Newton's Method (Ch 9)
  • Conjugate Gradient Methods (Ch 10)
  • Quasi-Newton Methods (Ch 11)
  • Least Square Solvers (Ch 12)
  • Global Search Algorithms (Ch 14)

Homework and Exams

  • 5 homework
  • 3 projects
  • 1 mid exam (Mon Nov 4, 2019   12:00 - 12:50)
  • 1 final exam (Mon Dec 9, 2019    1:30 - 3:30 )

Mid-exam: 25%;   Final Exam: 35%;  Homework and Project: 40%.

 

Course Summary:

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