Accession Number : ADA114133

Title :   Handling Artificial Variables in a Simplex Method: A Commentary.

Descriptive Note : Research rept.,

Corporate Author : TEXAS UNIV AT AUSTIN CENTER FOR CYBERNETIC STUDIES

Personal Author(s) : Charnes,A ; Cooper,W W

PDF Url : ADA114133

Report Date : Nov 1981

Pagination or Media Count : 5

Abstract : Charnes' non-Archimedean simplex method and its computation in terms of Archimedean quantities is developed to correct erroneous statements in the research literature centering around methods of computation involving artificial variables.

Descriptors :   *Simplex method, *Variables, Computations, Errors, Corrections, Transcendental functions, Optimization, Literature surveys

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE