Independent Study Class

Objective

The goal of this course is to study convex optimization closely following Stanford's EE364a: Convex Optimization I class.

Methodology

  • Students must study the material that is available at the EE364a's website, including lecture slides, videos and the textbook.
  • Students will work on the assignments for each week.
  • The group will meet each week. Students must present, explain and discuss the solutions to the assignments.

Room

454-203 (C&T building) Wednesday 11:00-13:00

Schedule

 Session        Homework     Additional material
Feb 6 2.9, 2.12, 2.15, 2.23, and 2.28. 
Feb 27 2.34, 3.2, 3.15, 3.16, A2.2,  and 
Mar 6 3.6, 3.22(a,c,d), 3.36(a,b,d), A10.2 
Mar 204.1, A3.2,  4.8(a–e), 4.11 
April 104.15, 4.43(a,b), A3.3, A3.8, A3.18  
April 245.1, 5.3, 5.13 
May 85.38, 6.9, 6.5 
May 15A13.3, A13.4, A16.9 
May 22A4.1, A4.21, A5.2, A5.6 
Jun 5 A11.4, and A13.9. 
Jun 197.8, 8.16, 8.27, 9.30, 9.23, 10.8, A5.10, A5.13, A17.3, and A17.4 

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