Convex Optimization and Applications


Winter 2010

Information:

Behzad Samadi

Syllabus

Software:

SeDuMi
Yalmip
CVX

References:

Convex Optimization – Boyd and Vandenberghe
Course on Linear Matrix Inequalities in Control

Resources:

http://www.convexoptimization.com/

Projects:

  1. Convex Optimization in Model Predictive Control, Yousof Koohmaskan
  2. Hybrid Control Methods for Boost Converters,  Hamidreza Toodeji
  3. Power/Ground Network Optimization, Mehdi Hajizadeh
  4. Optimization of the Height of Power Transmission Towers,  Mohammad Hassan Zamani
  5. Ellipsoid Approximation for Polyhedral Sets, Applications in Power Systems Optimization,  Naghi Moaddabi
  6. LMI Approach to Stability of 2D positive Systems, Mehdi Zeinali
  7. Static Output Feedback Control for Linear Discriptor Systems: LMI Approach, Mehdi Zeinali