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Module Detailed Information for [MA5268]
Academic Year : 2017/2018 Semester : 2
Correct as at 30 Mar 2018 04:27

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Module Title : Theory and algorithms for nonlinear optimization
Module Description : This module provides a comprehensive introduction to the basic theory and algorithms for nonlinear optimization problems with polyhedral and non-polyhedral constraints. Major topics to be covered include: smooth optimization, constraint qualifications, second order necessary and sufficient conditions, composite nonsmooth optimization, first and second order methods for large scale problems.
Module Examinable : -
Exam Date : No Exam Date.
Modular Credits : 4
Pre-requisite : MA3252 Linear and Network Optimisation or BDC6111/IE6001 Foundations on Optimization or departmental approval
Preclusion : Nil
Module Workload (A-B-C-D-E)* : 3-0-0-0-7
Remarks : Nil
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C: no. of laboratory hours per week
D: no. of hours for projects, assignments, fieldwork etc per week
E: no. of hours for preparatory work by a student per week

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