All Homework is due by 5 pm in the inbox across the hall from Packard 243. Late
homework will not be accepted.
All numbered exercises are from
the textbook;
exercises which start with ‘A’ are from the set of
additional exercises posted on the textbook website.
Data files
for the additional exercises can be found on the
textbook page.
Access to solutions requires SUNetID (Stanford University Network ID) to log in.
Homework 1, due Friday 1/16/15:
2.6, 2.9, 2.12ae, 2.15, 2.24a, 2.25, and 2.28.
Hint for 2.28: A symmetric matrix is positive semidefinite if and
only if all principal minors (determinants of submatrices obtained
by selecting the same subset of rows and columns) are nonnegative.
Solutions.
Homework 2, due Friday 1/23/15:
3.2, 3.16, 3.24af, 4.1, A1.7, A2.1, A2.2, and A3.2.
Note for A3.2: You may use CVX, CVXPY, or Convex.jl.
Solutions.
Homework 3, due Friday 1/30/15:
3.36(a,d), 3.42, 3.49ac, 4.8ae, 4.15, 4.17, A3.4, A13.3.
Homework 4, due Friday 2/6/15:
5.1, 5.13, A3.18, 3.26, A4.1 and A2.27
The additional exercises have been (slightly) edited, so be sure to
download the new version.
