Accession Number : AD0604640

Title :   VARIATIONAL PROBLEMS WITH CONSTRAINTS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Bellman,R. ; Fleming,W. H. ; Widder,D. V.

Report Date : 23 FEB 1955

Pagination or Media Count : 40

Abstract : The problem considered is that of maximizing an integral F(x,y)dt subject to x' = G(x,y), x(O) = c, and O < or = y < or = x. An essentially new feature is determining in what regions y = x, O < y < x, and y = O. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS, DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING), (*DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING, CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS), INTEGRALS, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), THEOREMS

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE