Fall 2014 MATH 170 001 LEC

Mathematical Methods for Optimization
Schedule: 
SectionDays/TimeLocationInstructorCCN
001 LECTuTh 11-1230P 247 CORY (effective 09/11/14)STRAIN, J A54275
Units/CreditFinal Exam GroupEnrollment
49: WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 17, 2014 8-11ALimit:55 Enrolled:44 Waitlist:0 Avail Seats:11 [on 10/09/14]

Note: Enrollment instructions are available at math.berkeley.edu/courses/enrollment-scheduling.

Additional Information: 

Prerequisites: 53 and 54.

Syllabus: Linear programming and a selection of topics from among the following: matrix games, integer programming, semidefinite programming, nonlinear programming, convex analysis and geometry, polyhedral geometry, the calculus of variations, and control theory.

Required Text: Introduction to Optimization.  Pablo Pedregal.  Springer, 2004, 978-1-4419-233
4-9 (Print) 978-0-387-21680-5 (Online). Available online from  http://www.springerlink.com/
(from university IP addresses).

Course Webpage: http://math.berkeley.edu/~strain/170.F14/index.html