550.661 Foundations of Optimization (Fall 2009)
Instructor: Shih-Ping Han
Office: Whitehead 201A
Office Hour : Friday 11-12
TA: Ming Ye
Office: Whitehead 306B
Office Hours: Monday 2:30-3:30, Wednesday 2:30-3:30
1. Introduction to Linear Optimization, by D. Bertsimas
& J.N. Tsitsiklis
2. Linear Programming with MALAB, by M.C. Ferries, O.L.
Mangasarian & S. J. Wright
First Midterm: Oct. 7, 2009
Second Midterm: Nov. 11, 2009
Ming is out of town in the week of Oct 12.
hours on Monday, Oct 12 and Wednesday, Oct 14 will be cancelled.
the conference section on Tuesday, Oct 13 will be cancelled.
HW1 (Due date: Tuesday, 09/15/2009)
HW2 (Due date: Tuesday, 09/22/2009)
HW3 (Due date: Tuesday, 09/29/2009)
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(take home, due 10 am - 12 noon , Dec 10, 2009 at Room 201