Accession Number : AD0733447

Title :   On Using Equality-Constraint Algorithms for Inequality Constrained Problems,

Corporate Author : NORTH CAROLINA UNIV CHAPEL HILL DEPT OF STATISTICS

Personal Author(s) : Evans,J. P. ; Gould,F. J.

Report Date : OCT 1971

Pagination or Media Count : 11

Abstract : The paper discusses several theoretic aspects of replacing inequality constrained problems with an appropriate equality constrained problem. It is shown that such a replacement may be neither valid nor advantageous. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING, OPTIMIZATION), INEQUALITIES, CONVEX SETS, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE