, Volume 19, Issue 2, pp 221–236 | Cite as

Optimality conditions for nonsmooth semidefinite programming via convexificators

  • M. Golestani
  • S. NobakhtianEmail author


This study is devoted to the semidefinite optimization problems with inequality constraints. We use the notion of convexificators to establish optimality conditions for nonsmooth semidefinite optimization problems. Moreover, we introduce appropriate constraint qualifications to present the Karush–Kuhn–Tucker multipliers.


Semidefinite programming Convexificators Nonsmooth analysis Optimality conditions 

Mathematics Subject Classification (2010)

90C46 90C22 49J52 



The second author was partially supported by the Center of Excellence for Mathematics, University of Shahrekord, Iran.


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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of FasaFasaIran
  2. 2.Department of MathematicsUniversity of IsfahanIsfahanIran

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