EE364a: Convex Optimization I

Stanford University, Summer Quarter 2018
Instructor: Reese Pathak

The schedule below is tentative and will be updated (frequently) as we progress through the quarter.

In the table below, BV refers to the course text, Convex Optimization.

date slides covered Readings, notes
6/26 1-1 to 1-15 and 2-1 to 2-8 BV, chapter 1
6/28 2-9 to 2-23 BV, chapter 2 (skim 2.4.2, 2.5, 2.6.2, 2.6.3)
7/3 3-1 to 3-31 BV, chapter 3 (skim 3.4–3.6)
75 4-1 to 4-47 BV, chapter 4
7/10 5-1 to 5-21 BV, chapter 4 (skim 4.7), 5.1, 5.2
7/12 midterm BV, chapter 5 (omit 5.5.4, skim 5.4, 5.9, 5.9.4)
7/17 6-1 to 6-20 BV, chapter 6
7/19 7-1 to 7-15 BV, chapter 7
7/24 8-1 to 8-16 BV, chapter 8, Appendix A.4
7/26 9-1 to 9-16 BV, Appendix C
7/31 stochastic programming -
8/2 10-1 to 10-30 BV, chapter 9 (skim 9.6)
8/7 11-1 to 11-19 BV, chapter 10
8/9 12-1 to 12-28 BV, chapter 11
8/14 12-28 to 12-32 and 13-1 to 13-7 BV, chapter 11
8/16 No lecture final exam sent out