Accession Number:

ADA070209

Title:

On the Rate of 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:

22.0

Abstract:

This paper considers a class of variable metric methods for unconstrained minimization. Without requiring exact line searches each algorithm in this class converges globally and superlinearly. Various results on the rate of the superlinear convergence are obtained. Author

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE