Signomial Geometric Programming (GP) Problem

  • Sahidul Islam
  • Wasim Akram Mandal
Part of the Forum for Interdisciplinary Mathematics book series (FFIM)


Richard J. Duffin and Elmor L. Peterson introduced the term “signomial” in their original joint work general algebraic optimization, published in the late 1960s and early 1970s. An ongoing introductory exposition is optimization problems. In spite of the fact that nonlinear optimization problems with constraints and/or objectives defined by signomials are normally harder to unravel than those defined by posynomials (in light of the fact that not at all like posynomials, signomials are not ensured to be globally convex) but a signomial optimization problem, often give a substantially more accurate mathematical representation of present real-world, nonlinear optimization problems.


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Sahidul Islam
    • 1
  • Wasim Akram Mandal
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of MathematicsUniversity of KalyaniKalyani, NadiaIndia
  2. 2.Beldanga D.H. Senior MadrasahBeldanga, MurshidabadIndia

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