Accession Number : AD0702428

Title :   STABILITY OF THE DUAL CUTTING-PLANE ALGORITHM FOR CONCAVE PROGRAMMING,

Corporate Author : RAND CORP SANTA MONICA CALIF

Personal Author(s) : Fox,B. L.

Report Date : FEB 1970

Pagination or Media Count : 19

Abstract : It is shown how to modify the dual cutting-plane algorithm to handle situations where the Lagrangean cannot be maximized (exactly) in a finite number of steps. A geometrical interpretation is presented. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*INVENTORY CONTROL, NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING), (*NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING, ALGORITHMS), SPARE PARTS, AIR FORCE EQUIPMENT, OPTIMIZATION, ITERATIONS, CONVERGENCE

Subject Categories : Administration and Management
      Operations Research
      Logistics, Military Facilities and Supplies

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE