Visit our Christmas Gift Finder
Click & Collect from 2 Hours*
Free Delivery to UK Shops
Free UK Standard Delivery On all orders £20 and over Free Delivery to UK Shops Local shops and expert booksellers nationwide Free Click & Collect to UK shops From 2 hours of your order*
Deterministic Global Optimization: An Introduction to the Diagonal Approach - SpringerBriefs in Optimization (Paperback)
  • Deterministic Global Optimization: An Introduction to the Diagonal Approach - SpringerBriefs in Optimization (Paperback)
zoom

Deterministic Global Optimization: An Introduction to the Diagonal Approach - SpringerBriefs in Optimization (Paperback)

(author), (author)
£49.99
Paperback 136 Pages / Published: 18/06/2017
  • We can order this

Usually dispatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket
This book begins with a concentrated introduction into deterministic global optimization and moves forward to present new original results from the authors who are well known experts in the field. Multiextremal continuous problems that have an unknown structure with Lipschitz objective functions and functions having the first Lipschitz derivatives defined over hyperintervals are examined. A class of algorithms using several Lipschitz constants is introduced which has its origins in the DIRECT (DIviding RECTangles) method. This new class is based on an efficient strategy that is applied for the search domain partitioning. In addition a survey on derivative free methods and methods using the first derivatives is given for both one-dimensional and multi-dimensional cases. Non-smooth and smooth minorants and acceleration techniques that can speed up several classes of global optimization methods with examples of applications and problems arising in numerical testing of global optimization algorithms are discussed. Theoretical considerations are illustrated through engineering applications. Extensive numerical testing of algorithms described in this book stretches the likelihood of establishing a link between mathematicians and practitioners. The authors conclude by describing applications and a generator of random classes of test functions with known local and global minima that is used in more than 40 countries of the world. This title serves as a starting point for students, researchers, engineers, and other professionals in operations research, management science, computer science, engineering, economics, environmental sciences, industrial and applied mathematics to obtain an overview of deterministic global optimization.


Publisher: Springer-Verlag New York Inc.
ISBN: 9781493971978
Number of pages: 136
Weight: 238 g
Dimensions: 235 x 155 mm
Edition: 1st ed. 2017


MEDIA REVIEWS
"The authors of this brief book consider global optimization problems, in which the Lipschitz continuity condition is satisfied. ... This book will be for sure interesting for the researchers and PhD students working in the area of global optimization." (Marcin Anholcer, zbMATH 1371.90112, 2017)

You may also be interested in...

JavaScript in Easy Steps
Added to basket
Think Like A Programmer
Added to basket
SQL in 10 Minutes, Sams Teach Yourself
Added to basket
Python For Dummies
Added to basket
£22.99
Paperback
SQL in Easy Steps
Added to basket
£10.99
Paperback
JavaScript and JQuery
Added to basket
Head First HTML and CSS
Added to basket
Automate The Boring Stuff With Python
Added to basket
JavaScript Pocket Reference
Added to basket
C++ For Dummies
Added to basket
£21.99
Paperback
Coding for Beginners in easy steps
Added to basket
Continuous Delivery
Added to basket
£44.49
Hardback
User Story Mapping
Added to basket
£31.99
Paperback
The Passionate Programmer
Added to basket
How to Build a Billion Dollar App
Added to basket
Clean Code
Added to basket
£38.99
Paperback

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.