Nonlinear Optimization Submissions  2014
January 2014
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
New active set identification for general constrained optimization and minimax problems
Jinbao Jian, Yi Liu
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
On QPCCs, QCQPs and Completely Positive Programs
Lijie Bai, John E Mitchell, JongShi Pang
Improving direct search algorithms by multilevel optimization techniques
Emanuele Frandi, Alessandra Papini
February 2014
On Calmness of the Argmin Mapping in Parametric Optimization Problems
Diethard Klatte, Bernd Kummer
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A trustregion derivativefree algorithm for constrained optimization
Paulo Conejo, Elizabeth Karas, Lucas Pedroso
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A derivativefree trustfunnel method for equalityconstrained nonlinear optimization
Phillipe Sampaio, Philippe Toint
SQP Methods for Parametric Nonlinear Optimization
Vyacheslav Kungurtsev, Moritz Diehl
March 2014
Unconstrained Optimization
A globally convergent trustregion algorithm for unconstrained derivativefree optimization
Priscila Savulski Ferreira, Elizabeth Wegner Karas, Mael Sachine
A modified limitedmemory BNS method for unconstrained minimization based on the conjugate directions idea
Jan Vlcek, Ladislav Luksan
Quadratic Programming
Relaxing nonconvex quadratic functions by multiple adaptive diagonal perturbations
Hongbo Dong
Unconstrained Optimization
A general Krylov method for solving symmetric systems of linear equations
Anders Forsgren, Tove Odland
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Parallel MultiBlock ADMM with o(1/k) Convergence
Wei Deng, MingJun Lai, Zhimin Peng, Wotao Yin
On the update of constraint preconditioners for regularized KKT systems
Stefania Bellavia, Valentina De Simone, Daniela di Serafino, Benedetta Morini
Direct search based on probabilistic descent
S. Gratton, C. W. Royer, L. N. Vicente, Z. Zhang
Unconstrained Optimization
Generalized Inexact Proximal Algorithms: Habit's/ Routine's Formation with Resistance to Change, following Worthwhile Changes
Glaydston Bento, Antoine Soubeyran
April 2014
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Assessing the reliability of generalpurpose Inexact Restoration methods
E. G. Birgin, L. F. Bueno, J. M. Martinez
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
An InteriorPoint Method for Nonlinear Optimization Problems with Locatable and Separable Nonsmoothness
Martin Schmidt
May 2014
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A DC (Difference of Convex functions) approach of the MPECs
Matthieu Maréchal, Rafael Correa
Quadratic Programming
Unreduced symmetric KKT systems arising from Interior Point methods. Part I: spectral estimates
Benedetta Morini, Valeria Simoncini, Mattia Tani
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Strict Fejér Monotonicity by Superiorization of FeasibilitySeeking Projection Methods
Yair Censor, Alexander J. Zaslavski
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Linear equalities in blackbox optimization
Charles Audet, Sébastien Le Digabel, Mathilde Peyrega
A QuasiNewton Algorithm for Nonconvex, Nonsmooth Optimization with Global Convergence Guarantees
Frank E. Curtis, Xiaocun Que
June 2014
Nonlinear Systems and LeastSquares
An Efficient GaussNewton Algorithm for Symmetric LowRank Product Matrix Approximations
XIN LIU, ZAIWEN WEN, ZHANG YIN
Other
On the regularizing behavior of recent gradient methods in the solution of linear illposed problems
Roberta De Asmundis, Daniela di Serafino, Germana Landi
On the Minimization Over Sparse Symmetric Sets
Amir Beck, Nadav Hallak
How Difficult is Nonlinear Optimization? A Practical Solver Tuning Approach, with Illustrative Results
Janos D. Pinter
Nonlinear Systems and LeastSquares
LevenbergMarquardt methods based on probabilistic gradient models and inexact subproblem solution, with application to data assimilation
E. Bergou, S. Gratton, L. N. Vicente
iPiano: Inertial Proximal Algorithm for Nonconvex Optimization
Peter Ochs, Yunjin Chen, Thomas Brox, Thomas Pock
July 2014
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A Globally Convergent Stabilized SQP Method: Superlinear Convergence
Philip Gill, Vyacheslav Kungurtsev, Daniel Robinson
Quadratic Programming
Unreduced symmetric KKT systems arising from Interior Point methods. Part II: preconditioning
Benedetta Morini, Valeria Simoncini, Mattia Tani
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Local Convergence of an Algorithm for Subspace Identification from Partial Data
Laura Balzano, Stephen Wright
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
An Augmented Lagrangian based Algorithm for Distributed NonConvex Optimization
Boris Houska, Janick Frasch, Moritz Diehl
HIGHERORDER METRIC SUBREGULARITY AND ITS APPLICATIONS
Boris S. Mordukhovich, Wei Ouyang
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Globally Convergent Evolution Strategies for Constrained Optimization.
Y. Diouane, S. Gratton, L. N. Vicente
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Convexification Schemes for SQP Methods
Philip E. Gill, Elizabeth Wong
Mathematical Programs with Cardinality Constraints: Reformulation by Complementaritytype Constraints and a Regularization Method
Oleg Burdakov, Christian Kanzow, Alexandra Schwartz
Robust Block Coordinate Descent
Kimon Fountoulakis, Rachael Tappenden
Other
An efficient dimer method with preconditioning And linesearch
N. I. M. Gould, C. Ortner, D. Packwoood
August 2014
A BranchandBound Algorithm for Instrumental Variable Quantile Regression
Guanglin Xu, Samuel Burer
Unconstrained Optimization
A regularized limitedmemory BFGS method for unconstrained minimization problems
Shinji Sugimoto, Nobuo Yamashita
On efficiency of nonmonotone Armijotype line searches
Masoud Ahookhosh, Susan Ghaderi
On Second Order Optimality Conditions in Nonlinear Optimization
Roberto Andreani, Behling Roger, Gabriel Haeser, Paulo J. S. Silva
Preconditioning of ActiveSet Newton Methods for PDEconstrained Optimal Control Problems
Margherita Porcelli, Valeria Simoncini, Mattia Tani
Quadratic regularization projected alternating BarzilaiBorwein method for constrained optimization
Yakui Huang, Hongwei Liu, Sha Zhou
Adaptive Augmented Lagrangian Methods: Algorithms and Practical Numerical Experience
Frank E. Curtis, Nicholas I. M. Gould, Hao Jiang, Daniel P. Robinson
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A Feasible Direction Algorithm for Nonlinear SecondOrder Cone Optimization Problems
Alfredo Canelas, Miguel Carrasco, Julio López
Quadratic Programming
How the augmented Lagrangian algorithm can deal with an infeasible convex quadratic optimization problem
Alice Chiche, Jean Charles Gilbert
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
On fast trust region methods for quadratic models with linear constraints
M.J.D. Powell
September 2014
Unconstrained Optimization
Optimal performance of the steepest descent algorithm for quadratic functions
Clovis Gonzaga
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A collision detection approach for maximizing the material utilization
Volker Maag
An InertiaFree Filter LineSearch Algorithm for LargeScale Nonlinear Programming
Victor M Zavala, Naiyuan Chiang
Majorizationminimization procedures and convergence of SQP methods for semialgebraic and tame programs
Jérôme Bolte, Edouard Pauwels
October 2014
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Weak and Strong Superiorization: Between FeasibilitySeeking and Minimization
Yair Censor
Nonlinear Systems and LeastSquares
Improved regularizing iterative methods for illposed nonlinear systems
Stefania Bellavia, Benedetta Morini
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
On an inexact trustregion SQPfilter method for constrained nonlinear optimization
Andrea Walther, Lorenz T. Biegler
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Iteration Bounds for Finding the $\epsilon$Stationary Points for Structured Nonconvex Optimization
Bo Jiang, Shuzhong Zhang
A Trust Region Algorithm with a WorstCase Iteration Complexity of ${\cal O}(\epsilon^{3/2})$ for Nonconvex Optimization
Frank E. Curtis, Daniel P. Robinson, Mohammadreza Samadi
Globally Convergence PrimalDual ActiveSet Methods with Inexact Subproblem Solves
Frank E. Curtis, Zheng Han
November 2014
Handling Nonpositive Curvature in a Limited Memory Steepest Descent Method
Frank E. Curtis, Wei Guo
Systems governed by Differential Equations Optimization
Second order analysis of stateconstrained controlaffine problems
M. Soledad Aronna, J. Frederic Bonnans, Bean San Goh
On the Global Optimality for Linear Constrained Rank Minimization Problem
Xin Liu, Hong Wang, Xiaojun Chen, Yaxiang Yuan
Unconstrained Optimization
Simple examples for the failure of Newton's method with line search for strictly convex minimization
Florian Jarre, Philippe L. Toint
Boundconstrained Optimization
A trustregion method for boxconstrained nonlinear semidefinite programs
Akihiko Komatsu, Makoto Yamashita
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A Filter ActiveSet Algorithm for Ball/Sphere Constrained Optimization Problem
Shen Chungen, Zhang LeiHong, Yang Wei Hong
Semivectorial Bilevel Optimization on Riemannian Manifolds
Henri Bonnel, Leonard Todjihounde, Constantin Udriste
Unconstrained Optimization
Worstcase evaluation complexity of regularization methods for smooth unconstrained optimization using Hölder continuous gradients
Coralia Cartis, Nick Gould, Philippe Toint
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
Corrigendum: On the complexity of finding firstorder critical points in constrained nonlinear optimization
Coralia Cartis, Nick Gould, Philippe Toint
December 2014
Use of a Direct Search Algorithm in the Process Design of Material Science Applications
Aïmen E. Gheribi, JeanPhilippe Harvey, Eve Bélisle, Christian Robelin, Patrice Chartrand, Arthur D. Pelton, Christopher W. Bale, Sébastien Le Digabel
Stochastic QuasiNewton Methods for Nonconvex Stochastic Optimization
Xiao Wang, Shiqian Ma, Wei Liu
A Characterization of the LagrangeKarushKuhnTucker Property
Dominique Azé
Systems governed by Differential Equations Optimization
Error estimates for the Euler discretization of an optimal control problem with firstorder state constraints
Joseph Frédéric Bonnans, Adriano Festa
Constrained Nonlinear Optimization
A Filter SQP Method: Local Convergence and Numerical Results
Nicholas I. M. Gould, Yueling Loh, Daniel P. Robinson
Nonlinear Systems and LeastSquares
A Preconditioner for a PrimalDual Newton Conjugate Gradients Method for Compressed Sensing Problems
Kimon Fountoulakis, Ioannis Dassios , Jacek Gondzio
