Accession Number : AD0252627
Title : EXTREME VARIETIES, CONCAVE FUNCTIONS, AND THE FIXED CHARGE PROBLEM
Corporate Author : NEW YORK UNIV NY COURANT INST OF MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES
Personal Author(s) : HIRSCH, WARREN M. ; HOFFMAN, ALAN J.
Report Date : FEB 1961
Pagination or Media Count : 1
Abstract : An analysis is presented of various structural properties of convex sets and their application to the study of concave mappings. The investigation was prompted by a programming problem (the fixed charge problem) which involves the minimization of a concave function on a convex polyhedron. (Author)
Descriptors : *CONVEX SETS, CONFORMAL MAPPING, TOPOLOGY.
Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE