MMAT5270 - Introduction to Inverse Problems - 2017/18

Course Year: 


  • Starting Sept 26, the class venue is YIA 508 (Yasumoto International Academic Park)

General Information


  • Eric Chung
    • Office: LSB 205
    • Email:

Teaching Assistant

  • Ivan Au Yeung
    • Office: LSB 222C
    • Email:

Time and Venue

  • Lecture: Tuesdays 6:30-9:15pm at YIA 508


  • Per Christian Hansen, Discrete Inverse Problems: Insight and Algorithms
  • Andreas Kirsch, An Introduction to the Mathematical Theory of Inverse Problems


  • Assignment 1: Problems 3.2, 3.3, 3.4, 3.6 (Due: Oct 3)
  • Assignment 2: Problems 5.1, 5.2 (L curve), 6.2, 6.3 (Due: Nov 21)


Assessment Scheme

Assignments 10%
Midterm (Oct 17) 35%
Final Exam (Dec 12)  55%

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Assessment Policy

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