Encyclopedia of Optimization

Editors: Christodoulos A. Floudas, Panos M. Pardalos

Broyden Family of Methods and the BFGS Update

  • Vassilios S. Vassiliadis
  • Raúl Conejeros
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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-0-387-74759-0_61

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Unconstrained optimization BFGS update DFP update Broyden family of methods Rank-two updates Quasi-Newton methods 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Vassilios S. Vassiliadis
    • 1
  • Raúl Conejeros
    • 1
  1. 1.Chemical Engineering DepartmentUniversity CambridgeCambridgeUK