Linear Matrix Inequalities in System and Control Theory
by S. Boyd, L. El Ghaoui, E. Feron, V. Balakrishnan
Number of pages: 205
In this book the authors reduce a wide variety of problems arising in system and control theory to a handful of convex and quasiconvex optimization problems that involve linear matrix inequalities. These optimization problems can be solved using recently developed numerical algorithms that not only are polynomial-time but also work very well in practice; the reduction therefore can be considered a solution to the original problems.
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