Accession Number:

AD0736977

Title:

The Solution of Optimal Control Problems by Function Minimisation Methods.

Descriptive Note:

Technical rept.,

Corporate Author:

ROYAL AIRCRAFT ESTABLISHMENT FARNBOROUGH (ENGLAND)

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1971-07-01

Pagination or Media Count:

30.0

Abstract:

The report describes how numerical methods for locating the constrained minimum of a function of several variables can be used to solve optimal control problems. FORTRAN programs have been written to carry out this type of calculation some simple examples of the results obtained in this way are presented. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Numerical Mathematics
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE