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Mathematical Programming

, Volume 51, Issue 1–3, pp 229–245 | Cite as

Normal conical algorithm for concave minimization over polytopes

  • Hoang Tuy
Article

Abstract

A new conical algorithm is developed for finding the global minimum of a concave function over a polytope. To ensure faster convergence and overcome some major drawbacks of previous conical algorithms, a normal (rather than exhaustive) subdivision process is used.

Key words

Concave minimization conical algorithm convergence condition bisection normal subdivision process 

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© The Mathematical Programming Society, Inc. 1991

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hoang Tuy
    • 1
  1. 1.Institute of MathematicsBo Ho, HanoiVietnam

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