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Genre/Form: | Electronic books |
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Additional Physical Format: | Print version: Pearce, Charles. Optimization. New York, NY : Springer-Verlag New York, 2009 (DLC) 2009927130 |

Material Type: | Document, Internet resource |

Document Type: | Internet Resource, Computer File |

All Authors / Contributors: |
Charles Pearce; Emma Hunt |

ISBN: | 9780387980966 0387980962 9780387980959 0387980954 |

OCLC Number: | 428883129 |

Description: | 1 online resource (: v.: digital. |

Contents: | List of Figures -- List of Tables -- Preface -- Editors -- Part I Optimization: Structure -- On the nondifferentiability of cone-monotone functions in Banach spaces -- Duality and a Farkas lemma for integer programs -- Some nonlinear Lagrange and penalty functions for problems with a single constraint -- Convergence of truncates in l1 optimal feedback control -- Asymptotical stability of optimal paths in nonconvex problems -- Pontryagin principle with a PDE -- a unified approach -- A turnpike property for discrete-time control systems -- Mond-Weir duality -- Computing in the fundamental matrix of a M/G/1-type Markov chain -- A comparison of probabilistic and invariant subspace methods for the block M/G/1 Markov chain -- Interpolating maps, the modulus map and the Hadamard's inequality -- Part II Optimization: Applications -- Estimating the size of correcting codes using extremal graph problems -- New perspectives on optimal transforms of random vectors -- Optimum capacity assignment in general queueing networks, -- Analysis of a simple control policy for stormwater management in two connected dams -- Optimal design of linear consecutive-k-out-of-n systems -- The (k+1)-th component of linear consecutive-k-out-of-n systems -- Optimizing properties of plastics compounds containing wood flour -- Constrained spanning, Steiner trees and the triangle inequality -- Parallel line search -- Alternative mathematical programming models: a case for a coal blending decision process. |

Series Title: | Springer optimization and its applications, 32. |

Responsibility: | edited by Charles Pearce, Emma Hunt. |

### Abstract:

This book examines modern trends and open problems in optimization. Coverage includes recent developments in several optimization-related topics such as decision theory, linear programming, turnpike theory, duality theory, convex analysis, and queuing theory.
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