Mathematical Algorithmic Optimization - Otto-von-Guericke-University Magdeburg


Lecture: Optimization Methods for Machine Learning

The lecture (LSF) will be taught in English and addresses Master and PhD students in Mathematics or related fields. The lecture is expected to be more interactive than other lectures.

Different Room on November 26, 2018

Because of a workshop that takes place in room G03-214, we are going to move on Monday, November 26, 13h15 to room G05-307.


It will survey optimization problems in and methods for machine learning. Updates on this page will follow.

A preliminary table of contents is the following.

Practical exercises will complement the lecture and focus on KERAS and Python scikit-learn.


Introduction to Optimization. The lecture Nonlinear Optimization is recommended, but not absolutely necessary.

Exercises and Downloads

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Studienfächer / Studienrichtungen

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Last Modification: 2018-10-23 - Contact Person: Sebastian Sager - Impressum