Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Research School for Socio-Economic and
Natural Sciences of the Environment
Agenda

Optimization Techniques

Date: 08 May 2017 - 11 May 2017
Location: UFZ Leipzig, Germany

Target audience

Doctoral researchers and scientists already understanding fundamental statistics (e.g. regression), numerical mathematics (matrix and vector calculus), and programming.

Contents

Linear and non-linear optimization problems, linearization techniques, model discretization, local search and global search optimzation techniques using examples from statistics, geophysics, hydrology, ambiguity/uncertainty, learn to setup your own optimization, code examples are offered in matlab, requires fundamental statistical understanding (e.g. regression), numerical mathematics (matrix and vector calculus), programming

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Former occurrences of this course

  • 1-3 February 2016