Accession Number : AD0777280

Title :   Nonlinear Optimization and Generalized Lagrange Multipliers.

Descriptive Note : Interim scientific rept. 1 Feb 73-31 Jan 74,

Corporate Author : WASHINGTON UNIV SEATTLE DEPT OF MATHEMATICS

Personal Author(s) : Rockafellar,R. Tyrrell

Report Date : 31 JAN 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 9

Abstract : The report is a brief summary of accomplishments by the author and his associates in their research in optimization theory, with emphasis on nonlinear optimization and generalized Lagrange multipliers. It identifies several topics, including conjugate duality and optimization, nonlinear programming algorithms, stochastic programming, and optimal control, in which significant results were obtained and provides a listing of publications which contain the detailed mathematical findings. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *Nonlinear programming, Stochastic processes, Control theory, Optimization, Algorithms

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE