AM 221: Advanced Optimization

Instructor: Yaron Singer
Time: M./W. 10-11:30 am
Room: Maxwell Dworkin 123
Email:yaron at seas at harvard dot edu


Books: Below is a list of books that cover material taught in class.


  • Convex Optimization, by Boyd and Vandenberghe
  • Integer and Combinatorial Optimization, by Nemhauser and Wolsey
  • The Elements of Statistical Learning, by Hastie, Tibshirani and Friedman
  • The Design of Approximation Algorithms, by Williamson and Shmoys
  • Approximation Algorithms, by Vazirani







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