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Convex analysis and nonlinear optimization : theory and examples

Author: Jonathan M Borwein; Adrian S Lewis
Publisher: New York : Springer, ©2006.
Series: CMS books in mathematics, 3.
Edition/Format:   eBook : Document : English : 2nd edView all editions and formats
A cornerstone of modern optimization and analysis, convexity pervades applications ranging through engineering and computation to finance. This concise introduction to convex analysis and its extensions aims at first year graduate students, and includes many guided exercises. The corrected Second Edition adds a chapter emphasizing concrete models. New topics include monotone operator theory, Rademacher's theorem,  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Electronic books
Additional Physical Format: Print version:
Borwein, Jonathan M.
Convex analysis and nonlinear optimization.
New York : Springer, ©2006
(DLC) 2005934031
Material Type: Document, Internet resource
Document Type: Internet Resource, Computer File
All Authors / Contributors: Jonathan M Borwein; Adrian S Lewis
ISBN: 9780387312569 0387312560 1282823744 9781282823747 9786612823749 6612823747
OCLC Number: 655778573
Language Note: English.
Description: 1 online resource (xii, 310 pages)
Contents: Background --
Inequality constraints --
Fenchel duality --
Convex analysis --
Special cases --
Nonsmooth optimization --
The Karush-Kuhn-Tucker Theorem --
Fixed points --
Postscript: infinite versus finite dimensions --
List of results and notation.
Series Title: CMS books in mathematics, 3.
Responsibility: Jonathan M. Borwein, Adrian S. Lewis.
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Optimization is a rich and thriving mathematical discipline, and the underlying theory of current computational optimization techniques grows ever more sophisticated. This new edition adds material  Read more...


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