Accession Number : AD0757448

Title :   Conjugacy Correspondences: A Unified View.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : McLinden,L.

Report Date : FEB 1973

Pagination or Media Count : 37

Abstract : A new partial conjugacy correspondence is developed among saddle functions. Three known conjugacy correspondences, including Fenchel's correspondence among convex functions and Rockafellar's extension of it to saddle functions, are special cases. Various natural questions concerning the correspondence are answered. (Author)

Descriptors :   (*MATHEMATICAL PROGRAMMING, *CONVEX SETS), STEEPEST DESCENT METHOD, VECTOR SPACES, TRANSFORMATIONS(MATHEMATICS), FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE