Accession Number:

ADA070204

Title:

Global and Superlinear Convergence of a Class of Variable Metric Methods.

Descriptive Note:

Technical summary rept.,

Corporate Author:

WISCONSIN UNIV-MADISON MATHEMATICS RESEARCH CENTER

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1979-04-01

Pagination or Media Count:

47.0

Abstract:

This paper considers a class of variable metric methods for unconstrained minimization. Without requiring exact line searches it is shown that, under appropriate assumptions on the function to be minimized, each algorithm in this class converges globally and superlinearly. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE