Applied optimization/Optimization (5 credits)

This page is created as a student support for the course Applied Optimization (codes TMA947 for Chalmers and MAN280 for GU). The page contains, or will contain, all documents created in LaTeX, that is, course programs, schedules, computer exercise information, old exams, etcetera, as well as Matlab codes for the two computer exercises.


Course information (13 January 2005)

  • DVI-version, PS or PDF-format


    Course material

  • An Introduction to Continuous Optimization, by Niclas Andrťasson, Anton Evgrafov, Michael Patriksson. Check the publishing house, Studentlitteratur, and the errata list.


    Downloadable lecture slides, version of 14 February 2005

  • Lecture 1 (18 January): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 1 (18 January): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 2 (18 January): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 2 (18 January): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 3-4 (20, 25 January): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 3-4 (20, 25 January): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 5 (27 January): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 5 (27 January): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 6 (1 February): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 6 (1 February): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 7 (3 February): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 7 (3 February): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 8 (10 February): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 8 (10 February): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 9 (15 February): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 9 (15 February): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 8-10 (DUPLO material on LP): PS or PDF format

  • Lecture 10 (17 February): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 10 (17 February): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 11 (22 February): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 11 (22 February): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 12 (24 February): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 12 (24 February): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]

  • Lecture 13 (1 March): PS or PDF format [regular format]

  • Lecture 13 (1 March): PS or PDF format [two pages on one]


    List of exam theorems, final version of 3 March 2005 (corrected theorem numbering 10 March)

  • Theorem list: PS or PDF format


    Exercise program, version of 2 March 2005

  • Exercise 1 (Niclas, January 20): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 1 (Anna, January 20): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 2 (Niclas, January 25): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 3 (Niclas, January 27): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 4 (Niclas, February 1): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 5 (Niclas, February 3): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 6 (Niclas, February 10): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 7 (Niclas, February 16): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 8 (Niclas, February 16): PS or PDF format

  • Exercises 9-10 (Niclas, February 22): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 11 (Niclas, March 1): PS or PDF format

  • Exercise 12 (Niclas, March 2): PS or PDF format


    Project assignment I: Modelling, version of 19 January 2005

    PM for the first part: PS or PDF.

    Handing in

    The model assignment is handed in to one of the assistants. Please write the report in LaTeX, Word, or FrameMaker. Deadline: January 28!

    Project assignment II: The optimal plan, with a sensitivity analysis, version of 10 February 2005

    The tasks for part 2 of the mexico assignment may be found here: PS or PDF. The necessary AMPL-files are: mex.mod and mex.dat. The model can be solved online at www.ampl.com . Scheduled session (rooms B, C, G, H at 17.15-21.00): February 17. Deadline for handing in the report, unless passed through oral examination on site during the scheduled session: February 22!

    Help with AMPL

    A short introduction to AMPL is available here: PS or PDF.


    Computer exercise 1: Unconstrained optimization, version of 31 January 2005

    The description is found here: PS, PDF. The necessary MATLAB-files (zipped) are here. To unpack the archive, type unzip lab1_2004.zip in shell prompt; on Windows, you may use 7-Zip. 7-Zip


    Computer exercise 2: Constrained optimization, version of 10 February 2005

    The description is found here: PS or PDF. The necessary MATLAB-files (zipped) are here. To unpack the archive, type unzip lab2_2004.zip in shell prompt. Scheduled session (rooms B, C, G, H at 17.15-21.00): February 24. Deadline for handing in the report, unless passed through oral examination on site during the scheduled session: March 3!

    OBS! The files above contain two errors, and the new versions of Matlab do not run the GUIs properly. Therefore: download instead the following file: here and run the command "gtar xvzf lab2_2005". Then start the following old version of Matlab, or any other version older than 7.0: /usr/ed-pkg/sup.phc/b/binh/_matlab_6.5.

    Previous exams

    Next exam is on the 25th of August, 8.30-13.30, V house

  • Exam 980309 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 980527 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 980819 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 990308 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 990528 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 990827 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 000306 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 000524 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 000823 PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 010305 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 010523 DVI-version or PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 010821 PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 020311 PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 020529 PS format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 020826 PS or PDF format; correct answers (Swedish) : ps, pdf and dvi

  • Exam 030310 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 030528 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 030825 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 040308 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 040602 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 040823 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 050314 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 050402 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf

  • Exam 050825 PS or PDF format; correct answers (English) : pdf


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