5 edition of **Constraint programming and large scale discrete optimization** found in the catalog.

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Published
**2001**
by American Mathematical Society in Providence, RI
.

Written in English

- Constraint programming (Computer science) -- Congresses,
- Mathematical optimization -- Congresses

**Edition Notes**

Includes bibliographical references.

Statement | Eugene C. Freuder, Richard J. Wallace, editors. |

Genre | Congresses. |

Series | DIMACS series in discrete mathematics and theoretical computer science -- v. 57. |

Contributions | Freuder, Eugene C., Wallace, Richard J. 1943- |

Classifications | |
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LC Classifications | QA76.612 .D56 1998 |

The Physical Object | |

Pagination | vii, 175 p. : |

Number of Pages | 175 |

ID Numbers | |

Open Library | OL17599057M |

ISBN 10 | 0821827103 |

LC Control Number | 00066354 |

OCLC/WorldCa | 45375420 |

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for constrained optimization The COCONUT Benchmark - A benchmark for global optimization and constraint satisfaction. A large collection of constrained global optimization testproblems in GAMS format is documented in the book Handbook of Test Problems in Local and Global Optimization By C.A. Floudas et al., Kluwer, Dordrecht () Interior-Point Solver for Large-Scale Quadratic Programming Problems with Bound Constraints. Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications , () An interior point Newton-like method for non-negative least-squares problems with degenerate solution.

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This. Constraint programming has become an important general approach for solving hard combinatorial problems that occur in a number of application domains, such as scheduling and configuration. This volume contains selected papers from the workshop on Constraint Programming and Large Scale Discrete Optimization held at DIMACS.

ISBN: OCLC Number: Description: vii, pages: illustrations ; 27 cm. Contents: Introduction to DIMACS workshop on constraint programming and large scale discrete optimization / Richard J.

Wallace and Eugene C. Freuder --Using global constraints for local search / Alexander Nareyek --Guided local search joins the elite in discrete. In book: Constraint Programming and Large Scale Discrete Optimization, pp a remarkably rich variety of problems can be represented by discrete optimization models.

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And for the large-scale problems with different complex constraints and objective functions, the proposed algorithm obtained new solutions better than mathematical models, GA, and LCA did. Through comparative study, the proposed approach has shown the effectiveness of solving large scale MMSP.

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Scope. As opposed to continuous optimization, some or all of the variables used in a discrete mathematical program are restricted to be discrete variables—that is, to assume only a discrete set of values, such as the integers.

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Gent, K.E. Petrie and J.-F. Puget. Symmetry in Constraint Programming, pp in [RBW]. Constraint programming is an optimization technique that emerged from the field of artificial intelligence.

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Wallace, University of New Hampshire. This is a substantially expanded (by pages) and improved edition of our best-selling nonlinear programming book.

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The problem is that I need to solve all of these constraints at the same time. So solving any individual one of them is easy, but when I put them all together as a conjunction, it becomes hard. So constraint programming, is an approach to solving discrete optimization problems, and it's made up of two components: propagation and search.

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The emphasis is on developing an efficient computational approach applicable to the broad range of portfolio models employed by the investment community. large-scale optimization, nonlinear programming, nonlinear inequality constraints, sequential quadratic programming, quasi-Newton methods, limited-memory methods AMS Subject Headings 49J20, 49J15, 49M37, 49D37, 65F05, 65K05, 90C Network optimization lies in the middle of the great divide that separates the two major types of optimization problems, continuous and discrete.

The ties between linear programming and combinatorial optimization can be traced to the representation of the constraint polyhedron as the convex hull of its extreme points.

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