Accession Number : AD0423903

Title :   PROGRAMMING UNDER NONLINEAR CONSTRAINTS BY UNCONSTRAINED MINIMIZATION: A PRIMAL-DUAL METHOD,

Corporate Author : RESEARCH ANALYSIS CORP MCLEAN VA

Personal Author(s) : Fiacco, Anthony V. ; McCormick, Garth P.

Report Date : SEP 1963

Pagination or Media Count : 68

Abstract : This paper describes the theoretical and computational aspects of a method for determining a vector x that yields the minimum of a given function f(x) subject to collection of side conditions. This is a general statement of the so-called ''mathematical programming problem.'' (Author)

Descriptors :   *LINEAR PROGRAMMING, *OPERATIONS RESEARCH, NONLINEAR SYSTEMS, OPTIMIZATION, CONVEX SETS, NUMERICAL INTEGRATION.

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE