Martin Gairing
University of Liverpool
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COMP331 / COMP557
Optimisation

Instructor:

Martin Gairing
Ashton Building
Room 3.03
m.gairing [at] liverpool.ac.uk

If you wish to see me, please talk to me after class or send an email to make an appointment.


Meeting Times


Lecture Times and Locations:

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Tutorials:

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Course Outline and Lecture Notes


Tentative Outline

  • introduction
  • linear programming and the simplex algorithm
  • geometric interpretation of the simplex algorithm
  • LP dualty
  • optimisation in practise

Lecture Notes


Exercise Sheets


Sheet Exercises Handout Turnin/Discussion Notes


Other Resources


Stuff from the board: (will be updated after every lecture)


Text Books


The main textbook for the course is:

Introduction to Linear Optimization, Athena, 1997.
D. Bertsimas, J. N. Tsitsiklis


Assessment


  • Coursework: 25 %
    Details will follow.
  • Final Exam: 75 %
    The exam will be 2.5 hours long. Details will follow.


Old Exam Papers


Old exam papers for CS modules can be found here: Here are the exam papers of the last years:

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