Course Schedule - Spring Semester 2021

     

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CAAM 454 901 (CRN: 20115)

SYST OF EQNS & UNCONST OPTIM

Long Title: ITERATIVE METHODS FOR SYSTEMS OF EQUATIONS AND UNCONSTRAINED OPTIMIZATION
Department: *Computational & Applied Math*
Instructor: Heinkenschloss, Matthias
Meeting: 3:10PM - 4:30PM TR (25-JAN-2021 - 30-APR-2021) 
Part of Term: Full Term
Grade Mode: Standard Letter
Course Type: Lecture
Language of Instruction: Taught in English
Method of Instruction: Online
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: 11
Total Cross-list Max Enrollment: 29
Total Cross-list Enrolled: 21
Enrollment data as of: 19-APR-2024 8:04PM
 
Additional Fees: None
 
Final Exam: Scheduled Final Exam-OTR Room
Final Exam Time:
6-MAY-2021  
2:00PM - 5:00PM R
 
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.