Undergraduate Directed Reading Program – Spring 2021

Undergraduate Directed Reading Program, UC Davis, 2021

Lead a directed reading program in Mathematical Optimization for two undergraduate students.

Topics Covered

  • Linear Regression/ Ordinary Least Squares
  • Ridge Regression and LASSO Regression
  • Singular Value Decomposition and Principle Component Analysis
  • Implementations of the above in Python. Applications to predicting home prices and image compression.