Accession Number : AD0707790

Title :   MINIMIZING A CONCAVE FUNCTION IN A CONVEX POLYTOPE.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Hu,T. C.

Report Date : SEP 1969

Pagination or Media Count : 16

Abstract : An algorithm is suggested for minimizing a concave function subject to linear constraints. The algorithm is very much like the Simplex Method except additional constraints are generated during the computation. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, ALGORITHMS), SIMPLEX METHOD, CONVEX SETS, NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE