Models and Algorithms for Global Optimization

Essays Dedicated to Antanas Žilinskas on the Occasion of His 60th Birthday

  • Aimo Törn
  • Julius Žilinskas

Part of the Optimization and Its Applications book series (SOIA, volume 4)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages I-XVI
  2. Advanced Models in Optimization Theory

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 1-1
    2. Altannar Chinchuluun, Panos M. Pardalos
      Pages 3-20
  3. Interval Algorithms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 43-43
    2. Steffen Kjøller, Pavel Kozine, Kaj Madsen, Ole Stauning
      Pages 45-58
    3. Chandra Sekhar Pedamallu, Linet Özdamar, Tibor Csendes
      Pages 73-96
    4. Julius Žilinskas, Ian David Lockhart Bogle
      Pages 97-108
  4. Deterministic Optimization Models and Algorithms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 109-109
    2. Alexander Antamoshkin, Igor Masich
      Pages 111-122
    3. Yaroslav D. Sergeyev, Falah M. H. Khalaf, Dmitri E. Kvasov
      Pages 123-140
    4. Péter Gábor Szabó, Eckard Specht
      Pages 141-156
  5. Stochastic Algorithms

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 171-171
    2. Orcun Molvalioglu, Zelda B. Zabinsky, Wolf Kohn
      Pages 215-222
  6. Educational Aspects

  7. Applications

    1. Front Matter
      Pages 275-275
    2. Jolita Bernatavičienė, Gintautas Dzemyda, Olga Kurasova, Virginijus Marcinkevičius, Viktor Medvedev
      Pages 277-298
    3. Vytautas Kaminskas
      Pages 333-341
    4. Scott R. McAllister, Rohit Rajgaria, Christodoulos A. Floudas
      Pages 343-360
  8. Back Matter
    Pages 361-361

About this book


The research of Antanas Žilinskas has focused on developing models for global optimization, implementing and investigating the corresponding algorithms, and applying those algorithms to practical problems. This volume, dedicated to Professor Žilinskas on the occasion of his 60th birthday, contains new survey papers in which leading researchers from the field present various models and algorithms for solving global optimization problems. 


This book is intended for scientists and graduate students in computer science and applied mathematics who are interested in optimization algorithms and numerical analysis.


Deterministic optimization Interval algorithms Optimization theory SOIA Stochastic optimization algorithms global optimization linear optimization optimization

Editors and affiliations

  • Aimo Törn
    • 1
  • Julius Žilinskas
    • 2
  1. 1.Åbo Akademi UniversityÅboFinland
  2. 2.Institute of Mathematics and InformaticsVilniusLithuania

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