Accession Number : ADA188326

Title :   Research on Algorithms for Nonlinear Programming.

Descriptive Note : Final rept. 1 Sep 84-31 Aug 87,

Corporate Author : STANFORD UNIV CA SYSTEMS OPTIMIZATION LAB

Personal Author(s) : Murray, Walter

PDF Url : ADA188326

Report Date : Nov 1987

Pagination or Media Count : 8

Abstract : This document includes the following reports containing the research results: Properties of a Representation of a Basis for the Null Space; Model Building and Practical Aspects of Nonlinear Programming; A Practical Approach to Karmarkar's Algorithm; On Projected Newton Barrier Methods for Linear Programming and an Equivalence to KarMarkar's Projective method: User's Guide for LSSOL (Version 1.0): A Fortran Package for Constrained Linear Least-Squares and Convex Quadratic Programming; User's Guide for NPSOL (Version 4.0): A Fortran Package for Nonlinear Programming; Some Theoretical Properties of an Augmented Lagrangian Merit Function; Maintaining LU Factors of a General Sparse Matrix; and A Single-Phase Method for Quadratic Programming.

Descriptors :   *ALGORITHMS, *NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING, BARRIERS, LINEAR PROGRAMMING, QUADRATIC PROGRAMMING, SPARSE MATRIX, USER MANUALS, ARMY RESEARCH, OPTIMIZATION, FORTRAN

Subject Categories : Operations Research

Distribution Statement : APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE