Accession Number : AD0643818

Title :   THE SEQUENTIAL UNCONSTRAINED MINIMIZATION TECHNIQUE WITHOUT PARAMETERS.

Descriptive Note : Technical paper,

Corporate Author : RESEARCH ANALYSIS CORP MCLEAN VA

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

Report Date : AUG 1966

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : For solving convex programming problems an unconstrained minimization technique that involves no parameter selection is presented. The iterations depend only on the initial value of the objective function. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING, ALGORITHMS), (*OPTIMIZATION, NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING), SEQUENCES(MATHEMATICS), FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), THEOREMS, EQUATIONS, SPECIAL FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICAL)

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE