MATH 447

Nonlinear Programming

Units: 1.5

Hours: 3-0

Introduction to theory and algorithm of nonlinear programming. Topics may include: unconstrained optimization theory and iterative methods; Lagrange multipliers and Karush-Kuhn-Tucker theorem for constrained optimization problems; convex programming and duality, penalty function methods.


  • Credit will be granted for only one of MATH 447, MATH 491A (if taken in the same topic), MATH 492 (if taken in the same topic).


Undergraduate course in Mathematics offered by the Department of Mathematics and Statistics in the Faculty of Science.

Fall 2017 Spring 2018 Summer 2018

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