 First class on Wed Aug 16, 1 PM at EE404
 please read the course syllabus
Acknowledgement: Most materials will be from the lecture notes of EE263 and EE363, Prof. Stephen Boyd, Stanford University. For each topic in the following, the lectures in () are the corresponding handouts which can be downloaded from EE263 and EE363 websites.
Course syllabus in English can be downloaded here.
Lectures:  EE 404, MW 12:30 PM 

Textbooks: 

Grading:  Weekly Homework 30% Midterm 30% Final 25% Term project 15% 
Prerequisites:  Students should have seen topics on linear algebra and matrices. However, a short review will be given briefly in week 1. These topics include vector space, basis/dimension, rank and null space of a matrix, vector/matrix norms, linear equations, eigenvalue problem. 