Nonlinear Optimization Submissions  2012
January 2012
Systems governed by Differential Equations Optimization
SqueezeandBreathe Evolutionary Monte Carlo Optimisation with Local Search Acceleration and its application to parameter fitting
Mariano BeguerisseDíaz, Baojun Wang, Radhika Desikan, Mauricio Barahona
Unconstrained Optimization
Globally Convergent Evolution Strategies and CMAES
Y. Diouane, S. Gratton, L. N. Vicente
Quadratic Programming
Reformulation of a model for hierarchical divisive graph modularity maximization
Sonia Cafieri, Alberto Costa, Pierre Hansen
February 2012
Unconstrained Optimization
Smoothing SQP Algorithm for NonLipschitz Optimization with Complexity Analysis
Wei Bian, Chen Xiaojun
Unconstrained Optimization
CONJUGATE GRADIENT WITH SUBSPACE OPTIMIZATION
Sahar Karimi, Stephen Vavasis
On spectral properties of steepest descent methods
Roberta De Asmundis, Daniela di Serafino, Filippo Riccio, Gerardo Toraldo
Nonlinear Systems and LeastSquares
NUMERICAL OPTIMIZATION METHODS FOR BLIND DECONVOLUTION
Anastasia Cornelio, Elena Loli Piccolomini, James G. Nagy
Nonlinear Systems and LeastSquares
On the convergence of the modified LevenbergMarquardt method with a nonmonotone second order Armijo type line search
Weijun Zhou
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
InteriorPoint Methods for Nonconvex Nonlinear Programming: Cubic Regularization
Hande Y. Benson, David F. Shanno
Beneath the valley of the noncommutative arithmeticgeometric mean inequality: conjectures, casestudies, and consequences
Benjamin Recht, Christopher Re
Solving trajectory optimization problems via nonlinear programming: the brachistochrone case study
JeanPierre Dussault
March 2012
Global convergence and the Powell singular function
Trond Steihaug, Sara Suleiman
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
About Relaxing the MangasarianFromovitz Constraint Qualification
Alexander Kruger, Leonid Minchenko, Jiri Outrata
On the evaluation complexity of cubic regularization methods for potentially rankdeficient nonlinear leastsquares problems and its relevance to constrained nonlinear optimization
Coralia Cartis, Nicholas I M Gould, Philippe L Toint
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
On optimizing the sum of the Rayleigh quotient and the generalized Rayleigh quotient on the unit sphere
Zhang Leihong
Unconstrained Optimization
A LowMemory Approach For BestState Estimation Of Hidden Markov Models With Model Error
Mihai Anitescu, Xiaoyan Zeng, Emil Constantinescu
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Limited Memory Block Krylov Subspace Optimization for Computing Dominant Singular Value Decompositions
XIN LIU, ZAIWEN WEN, ZHANG YIN
New updates of incomplete LU factorizations and applications to large nonlinear systems
Stefania Bellavia, Benedetta Morini, Margherita Porcelli
April 2012
Successive Convex Approximations to CardinalityConstrained Quadratic Programs: A DC Approach
Xiaojin Zheng, Xiaoling Sun, Duan Li, Jie Sun
On a selfconsistentfieldlike iteration for maximizing the sum of the Rayleigh quotients
Zhang Leihong
Using Inexact Gradients in a Multilevel Optimization Algorithm
Michael Lewis, Stephen Nash
May 2012
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
InteriorPoint Methods for Nonconvex Nonlinear Programming: PrimalDual Methods and Cubic Regularization
Hande Y. Benson, David F. Shanno
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Study of a primaldual algorithm for equality constrained minimization
Paul Armand, JoÃ«l Benoist, Michel Bouard
AINVk: a Class of Approximate Inverse Preconditioners based on Krylovsubspace methods, for Large
Giovanni Fasano, Massimo Roma
Other
Bilevel optimization problems with vectorvalued objective functions in both levels
Stephan Dempe, Susanne Franke
Decomposition of Risk Measures
Alois Pichler, Georg Pflug
Systems governed by Differential Equations Optimization
Sensitivity analysis for relaxed optimal control problems with finalstate constraints
J. FrÃ©dÃ©ric Bonnans, Laurent Pfeiffer, Oana Silvia Serea
June 2012
Unconstrained Optimization
Stochastic First and Zerothorder Methods for Nonconvex Stochastic Programming
Saeed Ghadimi, Guanghui Lan
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A GLOBALLY CONVERGENT STABILIZED SQP METHOD
Daniel Robinson, Philip Gill
July 2012
Aubin Property and Uniqueness of Solutions in Cone Constrained Optimization
Diethard Klatte, Bernd Kummer
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Optimality conditions for the nonlinear programming problems on Riemannian manifolds
Yang Wei Hong, Zhang LeiHong, Song Ruyi
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Superiorization: An optimization heuristic for medical physics
Gabor T. Herman, Edgar GarduÃ±o, Ran Davidi, Yair Censor
August 2012
Quadratic Programming
A method for weighted projections to the positive definite cone
Tuomo Valkonen
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A Block Coordinate Descent Method for MultiConvex Optimization with Applications to Nonnegative Tensor Factorization and Completion
Yangyang Xu, Wotao Yin
A ProbabilisticDriven Search Algorithm for solving a Class of Optimization Problems
Nguyen Huu Thong
Other
On the Exhaustivity of Simplicial Partitioning
Peter J.C. Dickinson
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Approximation of Matrix Rank Function and Its Application to Matrix Rank Minimization
Chengjin Li
SCALABLE NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING VIA EXACT DIFFERENTIABLE PENALTY FUNCTIONS AND TRUSTREGION NEWTON METHODS
Victor M Zavala, Mihai Anitescu
September 2012
Quadratic Programming
Primaldual relations between the central path and the LevenbergMarquardt trajectory: a warm starting in convex programming
Roger Behling, Clovis Gonzaga, Gabriel Haeser
Unconstrained Optimization
On the complexity of the steepestdescent with exact linesearches
Coralia Cartis, Nick Gould, Philippe Toint
Unconstrained Optimization
How much patience do you have? A worstcase perspective on smooth nonconvex optimization
Coralia Cartis, Nick Gould, Philippe Toint
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Lowrank matrix completion via trustregions on the Grassmann manifold
Nicolas Boumal, P.A. Absil
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Global convergence of trustregion algorithms for constrained minimization without derivatives
Paulo D. Conejo, Elizabeth W. Karas, Lucas G. Pedroso, Ademir A. Ribeiro, Mael Sachine
October 2012
Systems governed by Differential Equations Optimization
On Perspective Functions and Vanishing Constraints in MixedInteger Nonlinear Optimal Control
Michael N. Jung, Christian Kirches, Sebastian Sager
Adaptive Regularized SelfConsistent Field Iteration with Exact Hessian for Electronic Structure Calculation
Zaiwen Wen, Andre Milzarek, Michael Ulbrich, Hongchao Zhang
Unconstrained Optimization
Coordinate Search Algorithms in Multilevel Optimization
Emanuele Frandi, Alessandra Papini
A Globally Convergent PrimalDual ActiveSet Framework for LargeScale Convex Quadratic Optimization
Frank Curtis, Zheng Han, Daniel Robinson
Quadratic Programming
Hybrid LP/SDP Bounding Procedure
Fabio Furini, Emiliano Traversi
Other
Obtaining Quadratic Models of Noisy Functions
Aswin Kannan, Stefan Wild
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Hardness and Approximation Results for $L_p$Ball Constrained Homogeneous Polynomial Optimization Problems
Ke Hou, Anthony ManCho So
November 2012
Unconstrained Optimization
The Generalized Trust Region Subproblem
Ting Kei Pong, Henry Wolkowicz
December 2012
MSS: MATLAB software for LBFGS trustregion subproblems for largescale optimization
Jennifer Erway, Roummel Marcia
Adaptive Augmented Lagrangian Methods for LargeScale Equality Constrained Optimization
Frank E. Curtis, Hao Jiang, Daniel P. Robinson
