Singularity Theory for Nonlinear Optimization Problems

Casti, J.L. (1985). Singularity Theory for Nonlinear Optimization Problems. IIASA Working Paper. IIASA, Laxenburg, Austria: WP-85-079

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Techniques from the theory of singularities of smooth mappings are employed to study the reduction of nonlinear optimization problems to simpler forms. It is shown how singularity theory ideas can be used to : 1) reduce decision space dimensionality; (2) transform the constraint space to simpler form for primal algorithms; (3) provide sensitivity analysis.

Item Type: Monograph (IIASA Working Paper)
Research Programs: Theory of Manufacturing (TOM)
Depositing User: IIASA Import
Date Deposited: 15 Jan 2016 01:55
Last Modified: 27 Aug 2021 17:12

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