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Linear optimization and approximation

an introduction to the theoretical analysis and numerical treatment of semi-infinite programs

by Klaus Glashoff

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Published by Springer-Verlag in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Mathematical optimization.,
  • Duality theory (Mathematics)

  • Edition Notes

    StatementKlaus Glashoff, Sven-Åke Gustafson.
    SeriesApplied mathematical sciences ;, v. 45, Applied mathematical sciences (Springer-Verlag New York Inc.) ;, v. 45.
    ContributionsGustafson, Sven-Åke, 1938-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsQA1 .A647 vol. 45, QA402.5 .A647 vol. 45
    The Physical Object
    Paginationix, 197 p. :
    Number of Pages197
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL3159006M
    ISBN 100387908579
    LC Control Number83000647

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      The book is a modern and unified introduction to linear optimization (linear programming, network flows and integer programming) at the PhD level. It covers, in. INTRODUCTION TO LINEAR OPTIMIZATION. Dimitris Bertsimas and John N. Tsitsiklis.   Book Description. This second edition includes eleven new sections based on the approximation of matrix functions, deflating the solution space and improving the accuracy of approximate solutions, iterative solution of initial value problems of systems of ordinary differential equations, and the method of trial functions for boundary value problems.

    Efficient Online Linear Optimization with Approximation Algorithms: Reviewer 1. This paper proposes online linear optimization approaches using approximation algorithms, where the authors consider the set of feasible actions is accessible. They explain how their approach captures natural online extensions of well-studied offline linear. "This monograph, being the first book of this kind in the literature, covers a wide range of optimization and approximation problems. It provides an excellent overview over the literature and, moreover, it contains a lot of new results and new proofs of known results. The results and the choice of the classes of problems are well motivated. .


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