Linear and Nonlinear Optimization
Class Times and Locations
Lectures: TuTh 4:15PM - 5:30PM.
Lecture Room: Nvidia Auditorium, Huang Engineering Center.
Problem Session: Fridays 11:00am-11:50am in Thorton 102.
Math 51 (Linear Algebra and Multivariate Differential Calculus) or equivalent.
Located as a PDF in "Handouts" tab
A supplementary text for linear & nonlinear optimization can be found in Courseworks under: Materials -> Library Reference Folder
Office: Huang 308
Office hours: Wednesday 12:30pm-2:30pm, or by appointment
Course Assistant: Caleb Tolman
Office hours: 10:00 - 11:00 am on Tuesdays
Course Assistant: Allie Leeper
Office hours: 12:00 - 1:00 pm on Fridays
Course Assistant: Arpit Goel
Office: Huang B008
Office hours: 4:00 - 5:00 pm on Wednesdays
Course Assistant: Ryan Skorupski
Office hours: 4:00 - 5:00 pm on Mondays
Staff Support: Roz Morf
Office: Huang 3rd floor
Exceptions: Room Location change for Office Hours
Huang 138 - Tuesday, Oct. 8th ONLY 10-11:00am
Huang 138 - Friday, October 11th 12:00pm - 1:00 pm
Huang 138 Wednesday, Oct. 2nd, Monday, Oct. 7th and Wednesday Oct. 9th 4:00 - 5:00 pm
Grading and Exams
Your grade in this course will be based on homework sets, a midterm exam, and a final exam.
Six Homework Exercises:
will be graded and best five would be counted 35%;
One Midterm exam:
Thursday October 31 (in class, open book) 25%;
One Final Examination:
Wednesday, Dec. 11 at 12:15pm, (in class, open book) 40%;
(for those students take this course as a project-course) 20%.
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