Convex Analysis and Nonlinear Optimization: Theory and Examples - CMS Books in Mathematics (Hardback)
  • Convex Analysis and Nonlinear Optimization: Theory and Examples - CMS Books in Mathematics (Hardback)
zoom

Convex Analysis and Nonlinear Optimization: Theory and Examples - CMS Books in Mathematics (Hardback)

(author), (author)
£49.99
Hardback 310 Pages / Published: 30/11/2005
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Optimization is a rich and thriving mathematical discipline, and the underlying theory of current computational optimization techniques grows ever more sophisticated. This book aims to provide a concise, accessible account of convex analysis and its applications and extensions, for a broad audience. Each section concludes with an often extensive set of optional exercises. This new edition adds material on semismooth optimization, as well as several new proofs.

Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
ISBN: 9780387295701
Number of pages: 310
Weight: 654 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 x 19 mm
Edition: 2nd ed. 2006


MEDIA REVIEWS

From the reviews:

MATHEMATICAL REVIEWS

"The present book gives a concise treatment of the area, aiming to show the relevance in particular of new developments in nonsmooth analysis to optimization theory...The book is of a manageable size and as such should appeal to the student. Further, the proofs are generally short and snappy, revealing the power of the abstract structural approach and fruitful interplay of geometrical and topological ideas. However, considerable ground is covered and, as a graduate text should, it develops the subject up to the frontiers of current research, giving an idea of areas for further exploration...This text will give impetus to the teaching of analysis because it makes evident its significant applications in optimization. But it will also bring added attraction to the study of optimization because it reveals so much of its abstract structural base."

"The book is divided into 11 chapters and provides a comprehensive presentation of the main features of convex analysis and nonlinear optimisation. Each result is sustained by a set of theorems, propositions and corollaries and includes rigorous proofs and clarifying discussions. They are complemented by a series of theoretical exercises. ... This book is warmly recommended for an advanced course in analysis for mathematicians or as a first graduate course for students involved with optimization theory." (Carlos Narciso Bouza Herrera, Zentralblatt MATH, Vol. 1116 (18), 2007)

You may also be interested in...

Games of Strategy
Added to basket
Prisoner's Dilemma
Added to basket
Cybernetics
Added to basket
£8.50
Paperback
Game Theory
Added to basket
£63.99
Hardback
X and the City
Added to basket
£14.99
Paperback
The Art of Strategy
Added to basket
A Course in Game Theory
Added to basket
Game Theory
Added to basket
£47.00
Hardback
Theory of Games and Economic Behavior
Added to basket
Game Theory: A Very Short Introduction
Added to basket
Prediction
Added to basket
Game Theory
Added to basket
£59.95
Hardback
Game Theory
Added to basket
£8.99
Paperback
Beautiful Game Theory
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.