## Optimization Course Schedule

## Main.CourseSchedule History

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Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 |

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 | Dynamic Estimation due 3 PM on Apr 5 |

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 |

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | Interior Point Method due 3 PM on Mar 29 |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | KT Conditions due 3 PM on Mar 22 |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | KKT Conditions due 3 PM on Mar 22 |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | Mid-Term Exam |

Mar 11-15 | KKT Equations | Chap. 6 | Mid-Term Exam |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | KT Conditions due 3 PM on Mar 22 |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | Mid-Term Exam |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | Mid-Term Exam |

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 |

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | Simulated Annealing due 3 PM on Mar 8 |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 4 | Discrete Design due 3 PM on Mar 1 |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | Discrete Design due 3 PM on Mar 1 |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 4 Δ | Discrete Design due 3 PM on Mar 1 |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 4 | Discrete Design due 3 PM on Mar 1 |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 4 Δ | Discrete Design due 3 PM on Mar 1 |

Apr 8-12 | Dynamic Optimization | Chap. 9 |

Apr 8-12 | Dynamic Optimization | Chap. 9 | Quiz |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Quiz #1 |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | Search Directions |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | Search Directions due 3 PM on Feb 22 |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | Search Directions |

Apr 15 | Presentations |

Apr 15 | Presentations | Project #2 Due |

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 |

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Project #1 Due |

Mar 15 | Presentations |

Apr 15 | Presentations |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Two Bar Truss due 3 PM on 18 Jan | |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Spring Design due 3 PM on 25 Jan | |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline (your choice) due 3 PM on 1 Feb | |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | ||

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | ||

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | ||

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | ||

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | ||

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | ||

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | ||

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | ||

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Two Bar Truss due 3 PM on 18 Jan |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Spring Design due 3 PM on 25 Jan |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline (your choice) due 3 PM on 1 Feb |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Optimization Basics due 3 PM on 11 Jan |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | Optimization Basics due 3 PM on 11 Jan |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | Optimization Basics due 3 PM on 11 Jan |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Two Bar Truss due 3 PM on 18 Jan |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Spring Design due 3 PM on 25 Jan |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline (your choice) due 3 PM on 1 Feb |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Optimization Basics due 3 PM on 11 Jan | |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Two Bar Truss due 3 PM on 18 Jan | |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Spring Design due 3 PM on 25 Jan | |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline (your choice) due 3 PM on 1 Feb | |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | ||

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | ||

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | ||

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | ||

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | ||

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | ||

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | ||

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | ||

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline due 3 PM on 1 Feb |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline (your choice) due 3 PM on 1 Feb |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | Optimization Basics due 3 PM on 11 Jan |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Two Bar Truss due 3 PM on 18 Jan |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Spring Design due 3 PM on 25 Jan |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline due 3 PM on 1 Feb |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | Optimization Basics due 3 PM on 11 Jan |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Two Bar Truss due 3 PM on 18 Jan |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Spring Design due 3 PM on 25 Jan |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline due 3 PM on 1 Feb |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 |

Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | Optimization Basics due 3 PM on 11 Jan |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Two Bar Truss due 3 PM on 18 Jan |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | Spring Design due 3 PM on 25 Jan |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | Heat Integration or Slurry Pipeline due 3 PM on 1 Feb |

- Schedule subject to change

- Schedule subject to change

Mar 15-17 | Presentations |

Mar 15 | Presentations |

|border=1 width=95% |!Week |!Topic |!Reading |!HW/Projects | | Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | | Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | | Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | | Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | | Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | | Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | | Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | | Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | | Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | | Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | | Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | | Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | | Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 | | Apr 8-12 | Dynamic Optimization | Chap. 9 | | Mar 15-17 | Presentations | | | | Final Exam | |

- Schedule subject to change

Week | Topic | Reading | HW/Projects |
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Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 | |

Apr 8-12 | Dynamic Optimization | Chap. 9 | |

Mar 15-17 | Presentations | ||

Final Exam |

- Schedule subject to change

Week | Topic | Reading | HW/Projects |
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Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 | |

Apr 8-12 | Dynamic Optimization | Chap. 9 | |

Mar 15-17 | Presentations | ||

Final Exam |

- Schedule subject to change

|border=1 width=95% |!Week |!Topic |!Reading |!HW/Projects | | Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | | Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | | Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | | Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | | Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | | Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | | Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | | Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | | Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | | Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | | Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | | Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | | Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 | | Apr 8-12 | Dynamic Optimization | Chap. 9 | | Mar 15-17 | Presentations | | | | Final Exam | |

- Schedule subject to change

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(:title Optimization Course Schedule:) (:keywords robust optimization, constrained optimization, GRG, SQP, genetic algorithms, continuous optimization, mathematical modeling, discrete optimization, nonlinear, optimization, engineering optimization, interior point, active set, differential, algebraic, modeling language, university course:) (:description Course schedule for homework, reading, lectures, and exams for Optimization Techniques in Engineering:)

Week | Topic | Reading | !HW/Projects |
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Jan 7-11 | Introduction to Optimization | Chap. 1 | |

Jan 14-18 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 21-25 | Modeling Concepts | Chap. 2 | |

Jan 28-Feb 1 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 4-8 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 11-15 | Unconstrained Optimization | Chap. 3 | |

Feb 18-22 | Discrete Optimization | Chap. 4 | |

Feb 25-Mar 1 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 4-8 | Genetic Algorithms | Chap. 5 | |

Mar 11-15 | K-T Equations | Chap. 6 | |

Mar 18-22 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Mar 25-29 | Constrained Algorithms | Chap. 7 | |

Apr 1-5 | Robust Design | Chap. 8 | |

Apr 8-12 | Dynamic Optimization | Chap. 9 | |

Mar 15-17 | Presentations | ||

Final Exam |

- Schedule subject to change