Chapter-6: Optimization Problems

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The link to the previous chapter, Chapter-5: Pre-requisites to Solve Optimization Problems is . Chapter 6 is the part in the series from where we start looking into real optimization problems and understand what optimization is all about. In the earlier chapters, we only looked into concepts that would assist…


Chapter-5: Pre-requisites to Solve Optimization Problems

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The link to Chapter-4: Important Convex Functions and Convex Properties is . Chapter 5 is about some final topics that we will need to look at before diving into Convex Optimization. As the chapter name goes, you could consider these pre-requisites for Convex Optimization. Mind you, these concepts will be…


Chapter-4: Important Convex Functions and Convex Properties

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The link to Chapter-3: Some Important Convex Sets is . Chapter 4 is about some topics that will assist us in understanding optimization even better and even help us in solving optimization problems. These topics mostly relate to the different properties of convex functions. …


Chapter-3: Some Important Convex Sets

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The link to “Chapter-2: Convex Sets and Functions” is . Chapter 3 is about the different kinds of convex sets that are used in the world of optimization. …


Chapter-2: Convex Sets and Functions

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The link to “Chapter-1: Introduction” is . This chapter is about convex set. This would be a slight digression from the flow of optimization problems. However, this digression is necessary and you will understand the reason yourself in due course of the series. …


Chapter-1: Introduction

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This is the first chapter in the series on Optimization Algorithms. In this series, we will look into different Optimization concepts ranging from convex programming problems to geometric and dynamic programming problems.

In this chapter, we will look into:

  • What is optimization?
  • Preliminary concepts required to understand the…

Aviejay Paul

Masters in Data Science from Trinity College Dublin

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