Accession Number : AD0640732

Title :   DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING AND THE HAMILTON-JACOBI METHOD OF CLASSICAL MECHANICS,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Dreyfus,S. E.

Report Date : OCT 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 33

Abstract : A new dynamic programming derivation is presented for the classical Hamilton-Jacobi method of solving optimization problems. The connections with the usual dynamic programming approach are developed and illustrated. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING, *OPTIMIZATION), (*CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS, DYNAMIC PROGRAMMING), SIMULTANEOUS EQUATIONS, MECHANICS

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE