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Minimax and applications

Author: Dingzhu Du; Panos M Pardalos
Publisher: Dordrecht Kluwer Acad. Publ. 1995
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats

Techniques and principles of minimax theory play a key role in many areas of research, including game theory, optimization, and computational complexity. In general, a minimax problem can be  Read more...


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Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Dingzhu Du; Panos M Pardalos
ISBN: 0792336151 9780792336150
OCLC Number: 845033291
Notes: Literaturangaben
Serienzählung im Buch auch als Bd. 5
Description: XIV, 292 Seiten Illustrationen 25 cm
Contents: Preface. Minimax theorems and their proofs; S. Simons. A survey on minimax trees and associated algorithms; C.G. Diderich, M. Gengler. An iterative method for the minimax problem; L. Qi, W. Sun. A dual and interior point approach to solve convex min-max problems; J.F. Sturm, S. Zhang. Determining the performance ratio of algorithm MULTIFIT for scheduling; F. Cao. A study of on-line scheduling two-stage shops; B. Chen, G.J. Woeginger. Maximin formulation of the apportionment of seats to parliament; T. Helgason, et al. On shortest k-edge connected Steiner networks with rectilinear distance; D.F. Hsu, et al. Mutually repellant sampling; S.-H. Teng. Geometry and local optimality conditions for bilevel programs with quadratic strictly convex lower levels; L.N. Vicente, P.H. Calamai. On the spherical one-center problem; G. Xue, S. Sun. On min-max optimization of a collection of classical discrete optimization problems; G. Xu, P. Kouvelis. Heilbronn problem for six points in a planar convex body; A.W.M. Dress, et al. Heilbronn problem for seven points in a planar convex body; L. Yang, Z. Zeng. On the complexity of min-max optimization problems and their approximation; K.-I Ko, C.L. Lin. A competitive algorithm for the counterfeit coin problem; X.-D. Hu, F.K. Hwang. A minimax alphabeta relaxation for global optimization; J. Gu. Minimax problems in combinatorial optimization; F. Cao, et al. Author index.
Responsibility: ed. by Ding-Zhu Du and Panos M. Pardalos
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` ... a valuable book carefully written in a clear and concise fashion. The survey papers give coherent and inspiring accounts ... coverage of algorithmic and applied topics ... is impressive. Read more...

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