Lectures on Optimization: Theory and Algorithms
by John Cea
Publisher: Tata Institute of Fundamental Research 1978
Number of pages: 237
Contents: Differential Calculus in Normed Linear Spaces; Minimization of Functionals - Theory; Minimization Without Constraints - Algorithms; Minimization with Constraints - Algorithms; Duality and Its Applications; Elements of the Theory of Control and Elements of Optimal Design.
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