Nonlinear Programming

  • Urmila M. Diwekar
Part of the Applied Optimization book series (APOP, volume 80)


In NonLinear Programming (NLP) problems, either the objective function, the constraints, or both the objective and the constraints are nonlinear, as shown below in Example 3.1.


Objective Function Nonlinear Programming Inequality Constraint Nonlinear Program Sequential Quadratic Program 


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Urmila M. Diwekar
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  1. 1.Center for Uncertain Systems: Tools for Optimization & Management, Department of Chemical Engineering, and Institute for Environmental Science & PolicyUniversity of Illinois at ChicagoChicagoUSA

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