Global Optimization and Constraint Satisfaction: First by Nikolaos V. Sahinidis (auth.), Christian Bliek, Christophe

By Nikolaos V. Sahinidis (auth.), Christian Bliek, Christophe Jermann, Arnold Neumaier (eds.)

This publication constitutes the completely refereed post-proceedings of the 1st overseas Workshop on international Constraints Optimization and Costraint pride, COCOS 2002, held in Valbonne-Sophia Antipolis, France in October 2002.

The 15 revised complete papers provided including 2 invited papers have been conscientiously chosen in the course of rounds of reviewing and development. The papers tackle present matters in international optimization, mathematical programming, and constraint programming; they're grouped in topical sections on optimization, constraint pride, and benchmarking.

Show description

Read Online or Download Global Optimization and Constraint Satisfaction: First International Workshop on Global Constraint Optimization and Constraint Satisfaction, COCOS 2002, Valbonne-Sophia Antipolis, France, October 2002. Revised Selected Papers PDF

Best international books

The semitic languages : an international handbook

The instruction manual of Semitic Languages deals a entire reference software for Semitic Linguistics in its large experience. it isn't constrained to comparative Grammar, even though it covers additionally comparative elements, together with class. by means of comprising a bankruptcy on typology and sections with sociolinguistic concentration and language touch, the perception of the booklet goals at a slightly whole, independent description of the state-of-the-art in Semitics.

Machine Intelligence: An International Bibliography with Abstracts of Sensors in Automated Manufacturing

In 1981 Robotics Bibliography used to be released containing over 1,800 references on business robotic study and improvement, culled from the clinical literature over the former 12 years. It was once felt that sensors to be used with business robots merited a piece and for this reason simply over 2 hundred papers have been incorporated.

Nomenklatur der Anorganischen Chemie: International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry (IUPAC)

Unentbehrlich für jeden Chemiker - die offiziellen IUPAC-Richtlinien in deutscher SpracheAllgemein gültige und anerkannte Sprachregelungen sind die wichtigste Grundlage dafür, daß sich Chemiker der verschiedensten Teildisziplinen und auch Nichtchemiker über chemische Probleme verständigen können. Dieses Buch enthält die offiziellen Richtlinien zur Nomenklatur anorganischer Verbindungen, wobei auch schwierigere Fragen wie* Defektstrukturen von Festkörpern* Ligandenhierarchie bei metallorganischen Verbindungen* Namensgebung von mehrkernigen Komplexeneingehend und leicht verständlich behandelt werden.

Additional info for Global Optimization and Constraint Satisfaction: First International Workshop on Global Constraint Optimization and Constraint Satisfaction, COCOS 2002, Valbonne-Sophia Antipolis, France, October 2002. Revised Selected Papers

Sample text

G. not all possible formulations of the Fritz–John equations) have been uniformly tested; only those previously proven to be generally better were tested. Users of GlobSol should not find problems with default configurations; see §5 below. We added additional capabilities to the distribution version of GlobSol subsequent to completion of the Sun Microsystems project. For example, we provided a facility for dealing with non-zero-width parameters, considered as “constants,” but alterable after the code list is created; see [24] for a study of such parameters.

C Springer-Verlag Berlin Heidelberg 2003 LaGO – An Object Oriented Library for Solving MINLPs 33 The software can be used as a general purpose MINLP solver or as a toolbox for developing specialized solution algorithms. The object oriented design of the library allows easy replacement of modules, such as linear algebra routines and various solvers. Optimization problems can be either provided in AMPLformat [FGK93] or coded in C++ using LaGO ’s class MinlpProblem. e. e. there exist fast methods for multiplying a vector with a Hessian.

Kesavan, R. J. Allgor, E. P. Gatzke, and P. I. Barton. Outer Approximation Algorithms for Separable Nonconvex Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Programs. submitted to Mathematical Programming, 2001. 32 [Now02] I. Nowak. Lagrangian Decomposition of Mixed-Integer All-Quadratic Programs. Technical report, HU–Berlin NR–2002–7, 2002. 37 [PRW95] A. Phillips, J. Rosen, and V. Walke. Molecular structure determination by global optimization. In Dimacs Series in Discrete Mathematics and Theoretical Computer Science, volume 23, pages 181–198.

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.76 of 5 – based on 46 votes