Accession Number : AD0718146

Title :   Basic Research on Convex Functions and Optimization Problems.

Descriptive Note : Final scientific rept. Sep 66-Dec 70,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Rockafellar,R. T.

Report Date : JAN 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : The report briefly discusses the 5 papers written during the reporting period. These papers are titled: Integrals which are convex functionals; Ordinary convex programs without a duality gap; Some convex programs whose duals are linearly constrained; Saddle-points and convex analysis; and Existence and duality theorems for convex problems of Bolza.

Descriptors :   (*CALCULUS OF VARIATIONS, OPTIMIZATION), (*NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING, CONVEX SETS), (*CONTROL SYSTEMS, MATHEMATICAL MODELS), STEEPEST DESCENT METHOD, OPTIMIZATION, INTEGRALS

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE