Accession Number : AD0780648

Title :   Accelerating Procedures for Methods of Conjugate Directions.

Descriptive Note : Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author : WISCONSIN UNIV MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s) : Ritter,Klaus

Report Date : APR 1974

Pagination or Media Count : 49

Abstract : The directions of descent generated by a method of conjugate directions are used to perform special steps which accelerate the rate of convergence of these methods. Independent of the number of variables a 2-step superlinearly convergent method can be obtained. (Modified author abstract)

Descriptors :   *NUMERICAL ANALYSIS, FUNCTIONS(MATHEMATICS), OPTIMIZATION, ALGORITHMS, CONVERGENCE, THEOREMS

Subject Categories : Theoretical Mathematics
      Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE