Accession Number:

ADA264679

Title:

Nonsmooth Optimization Algorithms, System Theory, and Software Tools

Descriptive Note:

Final rept. 1 Nov 89-31 Dec 92,

Corporate Author:

CALIFORNIA UNIV BERKELEY DEPT OF ELECTRICAL ENGINEERING AND COMPUTER SCIENCE

Personal Author(s):

Report Date:

1993-04-13

Pagination or Media Count:

10.0

Abstract:

The research described in this report deals with the development of 1 efficient, consistent discretization techniques for use in semi-infinite optimization, optimal control algorithms that solve problems with dynamics governed by partial differential equations, 2 superlinearly converging semi- finite optimization algorithms, 3 various techniques for finding design parameters satisfying specifications, 4 optimal control algorithms for discrete and distributed systems with control, state and shape constraints, and 5 efficient numerical procedures for the integrated design of flexible structures and their control systems.... Optimization, Optimal shape design algorithms.

Subject Categories:

  • Operations Research
  • Computer Programming and Software

Distribution Statement:

APPROVED FOR PUBLIC RELEASE