Chapter

Foundations of Location Analysis

Volume 155 of the series International Series in Operations Research & Management Science pp 357-389

Date:

The Weiszfeld Algorithm: Proof, Amendments, and Extensions

  • Frank PlastriaAffiliated withDepartment of Mathematics, Operational Research, Statistics and Information Systems for Management, MOSI, Vrije Universiteit Brussel Email author 

* Final gross prices may vary according to local VAT.

Get Access

Abstract

Some time in the early seventeenth century, the following geometrical optimization problem was posed: