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Developments in Global Optimization

Part of the book series: Nonconvex Optimization and Its Applications (NOIA, volume 18)

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Table of contents (19 chapters)

  1. Front Matter

    Pages i-xi
  2. GLOPT — A Program for Constrained Global Optimization

    • S. Dallwig, A. Neumaier, H. Schichl
    Pages 19-36
  3. Global Optimization for Imprecise Problems

    • M. N. Vrahatis, D. G. Sotiropoulos, E. C. Triantafyllou
    Pages 37-54
  4. Quadratic Programming with Box Constraints

    • Pasquale L. De Angelis, Panos M. Pardalos, Gerardo Toraldo
    Pages 73-93
  5. Evolutionary Approach to the Maximum Clique Problem: Empirical Evidence on a Larger Scale

    • Immanuel Bomze, Marcello Pelillo, Robert Giacomini
    Pages 95-108
  6. Interval and Bounding Hessians

    • Chris Stephens
    Pages 109-119
  7. On Global Search for Non-Convex Optimal Control Problems

    • Alexander Strekalovsky, Igor Vasiliev
    Pages 121-133
  8. Convergence Speed of an Integral Method for Computing the Essential Supremum

    • Jens Hichert, Armin Hoffmann, Hoàng Xuân Phú
    Pages 153-170
  9. Molecular Structure Prediction by Global Optimization

    • K. A. Dill, A. T. Phillips, J. B. Rosen
    Pages 217-234
  10. Optimal Renewal Policy for Slowly Degrading Systems

    • András Pfening, Miklós Telek
    Pages 235-251
  11. Numerical Prediction of Crystal Structures by Simulated Annealing

    • Wilfried Bollweg, Helmut Maurer, Herbert Kroll
    Pages 253-288
  12. Multidimensional Optimization in Image Reconstruction from Projections

    • I. García, P. M. Ortigosa, L. G. Casado, G. T. Herman, S. Matej
    Pages 289-299
  13. Greedy Randomized Adaptive Search for a Location Problem with Economies of Scale

    • K. Holmqvist, A. Migdalas, P. M. Pardalos
    Pages 301-313

About this book

In recent years global optimization has found applications in many interesting areas of science and technology including molecular biology, chemical equilibrium problems, medical imaging and networks. The collection of papers in this book indicates the diverse applicability of global optimization. Furthermore, various algorithmic, theoretical developments and computational studies are presented.
Audience: All researchers and students working in mathematical programming.

Keywords

  • Analysis
  • algorithms
  • complexity
  • global optimization
  • linear optimization
  • nonlinear optimization
  • optimization
  • programming
  • quadratic programming

Editors and Affiliations

  • University of Vienna, Vienna, Austria

    Immanuel M. Bomze

  • József Attila University, Szeged, Hungary

    Tibor Csendes

  • University of Trier, Trier, Germany

    Reiner Horst

  • University of Florida, Gainesville, USA

    Panos M. Pardalos

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