Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2020

     

CAAM 454 001 (CRN: 20132)

SYST OF EQNS & UNCONST OPTIM

Long Title: ITERATIVE METHODS FOR SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS AND UNCONSTRAINED OPTIMIZATION
Department: Computational & Applied Math
Instructor: Heinkenschloss, Matthias
Meeting: 2:30PM - 3:45PM TR SEW 307 (13-JAN-2020 - 24-APR-2020) 
Session: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Face to Face
Credit Hours: 3
Course Syllabus:
Course Materials: Rice Campus Store
 
Restrictions:
Must be enrolled in one of the following Level(s):
Undergraduate Professional
Visiting Undergraduate
Undergraduate
Section Max Enrollment: 29
Section Enrolled: 10
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 29
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 18
Enrollment data as of: 28-JUL-2021 12:26AM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
5-MAY-2020  
9:00AM - 12:00PM T TBA TBA
 
Description: Iterative methods for linear systems of equations including Krylov subspace methods; Newton and Newton-like methods for nonlinear systems of equations; Gradient and Newton-like methods for unconstrained optimization and nonlinear least squares problems; techniques for improving the global convergence of these algorithms; linear programming duality and primal-dual interior-point methods. Cross-list: CAAM 554. Recommended Prerequisite(s): CAAM 453. Mutually Exclusive: Cannot register for CAAM 454 if student has credit for CAAM 554.