System Modeling and Optimization

Proceedings of the 21st IFIP TC7 Conference held in July 21st–25th, 2003, Sophia Antipolis, France

  • John Cagnol
  • Jean-Paul Zolésio
Conference proceedings CSMO 2003

Part of the IFIP International Federation for Information Processing book series (IFIPAICT, volume 166)

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xv
  2. A. V. Balakrishnan
    Pages 1-24
  3. Michel C. Delfour, Nicolas Doyon, Jean-Paul Zolésio
    Pages 25-40
  4. Klaus Schittkowski, Christian Zillober
    Pages 73-107
  5. Luciano Pandolfi, Enrico Priola
    Pages 135-146
  6. Serguei A. Nazarov, Jan Sokolowski
    Pages 147-158
  7. A. B. Kurzhanski, M. M. Sorokina
    Pages 177-189
  8. Marcelo M. Cavalcanti, Valéria N. Domingos Cavalcanti, Mauro L. Santos
    Pages 239-255
  9. Gianluigi Pillonetto, Bradley M. Bell
    Pages 257-268
  10. Mrinal K. Ghosh, Arunabha Bagchi
    Pages 269-280
  11. Andrea De Gaetano, Domenico Di Martino, Alfredo Germani, Costanzo Manes
    Pages 281-294
  12. Thibault Henri, Jean-Pierre Yvon
    Pages 295-306

About these proceedings


System Modeling and Optimization is an indispensable reference for anyone interested in the recent advances in these two disciplines. The book collects, for the first time, selected articles from the 21st and most recent IFIP TC 7 conference in Sophia Antipolis, France.

Applied mathematicians and computer scientists can attest to the ever-growing influence of these two subjects. The practical applications of system modeling and optimization can be seen in a number of fields: environmental science, transport and telecommunications, image analysis, free boundary problems, bioscience, and non-cylindrical evolution control, to name just a few.

New developments in each of these fields have contributed to a more complex understanding of both system modeling and optimization. Editors John Cagnol and Jean-Paul Zolésio, chairs of the conference, have assembled System Modeling and Optimization to present the most up-to-date developments to professionals and academics alike.


algorithm algorithms communication computer computer-aided design (CAD) image analysis linear optimization modeling nonlinear optimization optimization programming system modeling wave equation

Editors and affiliations

  • John Cagnol
    • 1
  • Jean-Paul Zolésio
    • 2
  1. 1.Pôle Universitaire Léonard de VinciCourbevoieFrance
  2. 2.CNRS/INRIASophia AntipolisFrance

Bibliographic information

  • DOI
  • Copyright Information International Federation for Information Processing 2005
  • Publisher Name Springer, Boston, MA
  • eBook Packages Computer Science
  • Print ISBN 978-1-4020-7760-9
  • Online ISBN 978-0-387-23467-0
  • Series Print ISSN 1571-5736
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