Math 170, Mathematical Methods for
Optimization, Fall 2010.
 Class Information

Sample Final Exam . This was the final exam in 2008.

Sample Midterm Exam .
 The required textbook is
 Matlab is going to be the programming language for this
class. Good matlab programming skills can go a long way to
earn you a descent grade in this class. The Math Department
offers a 1credit class Math 98 this semester to help those
who want to learn or enhance their matlab skills. This class
lasts for about 56 weeks. If you would like to enroll or to know
more about this class, please contact Boris Ettinger at
ettinger@math.berkeley.edu or visit
http://math.berkeley.edu/~ettinger/math98.html .
 If you do not yet know it, you can ask your GSI or myself
about the username and password on your computer account in
the basement computer lab.
 Information about Instructor
Prof. Ming Gu
Office: Evans 861
Office Hours: WF 2:003:00PM, or by appointment.
Phone: 6423145
Email:
mgu@math
 More Details
 More general information about the course can be found
at
here .
 Homework Assignments

, Due Dec. 1, 2010.

Homework Assignment #1 , Due Sept. 8, 2010 in class.

Homework Assignment #2 , Due Sept. 15, 2010 in class.

Homework Assignment #3 , Due Sept. 22, 2010 in class.

Homework Assignment #4 , Due Sept. 29, 2010 in class.

Homework Assignment #5 , Due Oct. 6, 2010 in class.

Homework Assignment #6 , Due Oct. 13, 2010 in class.

Homework Assignment #7 , Due Oct. 20, 2010 in
class. Modified Oct. 16.

Homework Assignment #8 , Due Oct. 27, 2010 in
class.

Homework Assignment #9 , Due Nov. 3, 2010 in
class.

Homework Assignment #10 , Due Nov. 10, 2010 in
class.

Homework Assignment #11 , Due Nov. 17, 2010 in
class.

Homework Assignment #12 , Due Nov. 24, 2010 in
class.

Homework Assignment #13 , Due Dec. 1, 2010 in
class.
 Matlab Codes
 Web Links