What is Optimization? + Learning Gradient Descent | Two Minute Papers #82

What is Optimization? + Learning Gradient Descent | Two Minute Papers #82

Dear Fellow Scholars, this is Two Minute Papers with Károly Zsolnai-Fehér. Today, we’re not going to have the usual visual fireworks that we had with most topics in computer graphics, but I really hope you’ll still find this episode enjoyable…

Pricing Analytics: Optimizing Price

Pricing Analytics: Optimizing Price

Welcome, everyone. This afternoon, we’re going to learn how Excel can be used to determine the best price for a product or service. The best price is the one that maximizes our profits – not necessarily the price that sells…

Optimization – Maximize the Area of a Norman Window

Optimization – Maximize the Area of a Norman Window

– A NORMAN WINDOW IS CONSTRUCTED BY ADJOINING A SEMICIRCLE TO THE TOP OF AN ORDINARY RECTANGULAR WINDOW AS WE SEE PICTURED HERE. WE WANT TO FIND THE DIMENSIONS OF A NORMAN WINDOW OF MAXIMUM AREA IF THE TOTAL PERIMETER…

Optimization – Calculus (KristaKingMath)

Optimization – Calculus (KristaKingMath)

Last time we talked about how to solve related rates problems. Today, we’re going to be talking about another very common application of derivatives, optimization. This will be the last application we cover before moving on to integrals where we’ll…

Engineering Python 18A: Optimization using SciPy

Engineering Python 18A: Optimization using SciPy

Welcome to Engineering Python. This is a Python programming course for engineers. In this video, I’ll talk about how to use SciPy for solving simple optimization problems. Optimization aims to find a numerical solution to a minimization or maximization problem.…