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Global Optimization

A Stochastic Approach

by Stefan Schäffler

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Published by Springer New York in New York, NY .
Written in English

  • Management Science Operations Research,
  • Mathematics,
  • Mathematical optimization,
  • Optimization

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stefan Schäffler
    SeriesSpringer Series in Operations Research and Financial Engineering
    ContributionsSpringerLink (Online service)
    LC ClassificationsQA402.5-402.6
    The Physical Object
    Format[electronic resource] :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27041483M
    ISBN 109781461439271

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Each contribution in the Handbook is essentially expository in nature, but scholarly in its treatment. The chapters cover optimality conditions, complexity results, concave minimization, DC programming, general quadratic. Deterministic global optimization. Dordrecht/Boston/London: Kluwer Academic Publishers.

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Global Optimization: Deterministic Approaches. The main contents and character of the monograph did not change with respect to the first edition.2/5(1).

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