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Author Chong, Edwin Kah Pin.
Title An introduction to optimization [electronic resource] / Edwin K.P. Chong, Stanislaw H. Żak.
Published Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, c2008.
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 Electronic Book  QA402.5 .C476 2008eb    ONLINE
Edition 3rd ed., Fully updated.
Description 1 online resource (xv, 584 p.) : ill.
Series Wiley-Interscience series in discrete mathematics and optimization
Wiley-Interscience series in discrete mathematics and optimization.
Contents Front Matter -- Mathematical Review. Methods of Proof and Some Notation -- Vector Spaces and Matrices -- Transformations -- Concepts from Geometry -- Elements of Calculus -- Unconstrained Optimization. Basics of Set-Constrained and Unconstrained Optimization -- One-Dimensional Search Methods -- Gradient Methods -- Newton's Method -- Conjugate Direction Methods -- Quasi-Newton Methods -- Solving Linear Equations -- Unconstrained Optimization and Neural Networks -- Global Search Algorithms -- Linear Programming. Introduction to Linear Programming -- Simplex Method -- Duality -- Nonsimplex Methods -- Nonlinear Constrained Optimization. Problems with Equality Constraints -- Problems with Inequality Constraints -- Convex Optimization Problems -- Algorithms for Constrained Optimization -- Multiobjective Optimization -- References -- Index -- Wiley-Interscience Series in Discrete Mathematics and Optimization.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. 563-570) and index.
Contents Methods of proof and some notation -- Vector spaces and matrices -- Transformations -- Concepts from geometry -- Elements of calculus -- Basics of set-constrained and unconstrained optimization -- One-dimensional search methods -- Gradient methods -- Newton's method -- Conjugate direction methods -- Quasi-Newton methods -- Solving linear equations -- Unconstrained optimization and neural networks -- Global search algorithms -- Introduction to linear programming -- Simplex method -- Duality -- Nonsimplex methods -- Problems with equality constraints -- Problems with inequality constraints -- Convex optimization problems -- Algorithms for constrained optimization -- Multiobjective optimization.
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Subject Mathematical optimization.
Related Names Żak, Stanislaw H.
Related To Print version: Chong, Edwin Kah Pin. Introduction to optimization. 3rd ed., Fully updated. Hoboken, N.J. : Wiley-Interscience, c2008 9780471758006 (DLC) 2007037112 (OCoLC)171049699
ISBN 9781118033340 (electronic bk.)
1118033345 (electronic bk.)
OCLC number 761321865