I will post here the slides that I will use in class. Also the homework assignments and solutions will be posted here.
Dates  Topic 
Assignment 
Assignment Due 

Jan. 11 





Jan. 16  Convex set & functions  

Jan. 18  Convex functions / Inequalities  


Jan. 23  Inequalities via Convex functions  

Jan. 25  Inequalities / Intro. to Large Deviation 




Jan. 30  Introduction to Optimization  

Feb. 1 
Introduction to Optimization  



Feb. 6  Convex Optimization  
Feb. 8 
Lagrange Duality  HW #1 



Feb. 13  KKP Conditions / TCP intro  

Feb. 15 
Utility Maximization and Fairness  



Feb. 20 
Utility Max. & Fairness / Lyapunov Stability 


Feb. 22 
Lyapunov stability  



Feb. 27  Congestion Control : Primal Algorithm  
HW #1 Solution 
Mar. 1 
No Class  


Mar. 6  No Class (Spring Break)  

Mar. 8  No Class (Spring Break)  



Mar. 13  Congestion Control (updated): DualAlgorithm  กก  กก 
Mar. 15 
Congestion Control: PrimalDual Algorithm  



Mar. 20  PrimalDual Algorithm / TCP Design  

Mar. 22 
Buffer Sizing and Scaling  



Mar. 27  Network Topology: Introduction  
Mar. 29 
ErdosRenyi Random Graph 
supplementary note1  


Apr. 3  PowerLaw Graph: Barabasi model  supplementary note2  
Apr. 5 
Fluid vs. Stochastic / Epidemics: Introduction  



Apr. 10  Epidemics on Graph: Spatial Stochastic Process  
Apr. 12 
Endtoend network analysis: MinPlus Algebra   


Apr. 17  Project Presentation  

Apr. 19 
Project Presentation  



Apr 24  Project Presentation  

Apr. 26 
Project Presentation  




