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Optimization Online Digest — May 2014

Applications — OR and Management Sciences

Relay Optimization Method
Xuyan Wang

Dynamic vs. Static Optimization of Crossdocking Operations
Monique Guignard, Peter Hahn, Heng Zhang

On the Complexity of the Traveling Umpire Problem
Lucas de Oliveira, Cid de Souza, Tallys Yunes

A mixed integer programming approach for asset protection during escaped wildfires
Martijn Van der Merwe, James P Minas, Melih Ozlen, John W Hearne

Second-order cone programming approach for elliptically distributed joint probabilistic constraints with dependent rows
Jianqiang Cheng, Michal Houda, Abdel Lisser

Applications — Science and Engineering

An Sl1LP-Active Set Approach for Feasibility Restoration in Power Systems
Taedong Kim, Stephen Wright

Vyacheslav Kungurtsev, Wim Michiels, Moritz Diehl

Combinatorial Optimization

On the Circulant Inequalities for the Simple Plant Location Problem
Adam N Letchford, Sebastian J Miller

A Cut-and-Branch Algorithm for the Quadratic Knapsack Problem
Franklin Djeumou Fomeni, Konstantinos Kaparis, Adam N Letchford

Convex and Nonsmooth Optimization

Error Bounds and Metric Subregularity
Alexander Y. Kruger

Zero-Convex Functions, Perturbation Resilience, and Subgradient Projections for Feasibility-Seeking Methods
Yair Censor, Daniel Reem

Primal-dual regularized SQP and SQCQP type methods for convex programming and their complexity analysis
Maicon Marques Alves, Renato D. C. Monteiro, Benar Fux Svaiter

A Second-Order Method for Compressed Sensing Problems with Coherent and Redundant Dictionaries
Ioannis Dassios, Kimon Fountoulakis, Jacek Gondzio

Application of the Strictly Contractive Peaceman-Rachford Splitting Method to Multi-block Separable Convex Programming
Bingsheng He, Han Liu, Junwei Lu, Xiaoming Yuan

A Novel Unified Approach to Invariance in Control
Zoltán Horváth, Yunfei Song, Tamás Terlaky

A proximal multiplier method for separable convex minimization
Orlando Sarmiento , Erik Papa Quiroz, Paulo Oliveira

Global Optimization

An Optimization Approach to the Design of Multi-Size Heliostat fields
E. Carrizosa, C. Domínguez-Bravo, E. Fernández-Cara, M. Quero

Solving a Huff-like Stackelberg problem on networks
Boglárka G.-Tóth, Kristóf Kovács

Integer Programming

Large-Scale Decentralized Unit Commitment
Mohammad Javad Feizollahi, Mitch Costley, Shabbir Ahmed, Santiago Grijalva

How Good Are Sparse Cutting-Planes?
Santanu S. Dey, Marco Molinaro, Qianyi Wang

A new mixed integer linear programming formulation for one problem of exploration of online social networks
Aleksandra Petrovic

Linear, Cone and Semidefinite Programming

Coordinate shadows of semi-definite and Euclidean distance matrices
Dmitriy Drusvyatskiy, Gabor Pataki, Henry Wolkowicz

Active-set prediction for interior point methods using controlled perturbations
Coralia Cartis, Yiming Yan

Calmness modulus of linear programs via KKT index sets
M.J. Cánovas, A. Hantoute, J. Parra, F.J. Toledo

Strong duality in Lasserre's hierarchy for polynomial optimization
Cedric Josz, Didier Henrion

Network Optimization

Chance-Constrained Multi-Terminal Network Design Problems
Yongjia Song, Minjiao Zhang

Nonlinear Optimization

A DC (Difference of Convex functions) approach of the MPECs
Matthieu Maréchal, Rafael Correa

Unreduced symmetric KKT systems arising from Interior Point methods. Part I: spectral estimates
Benedetta Morini, Valeria Simoncini, Mattia Tani

Strict Fejér Monotonicity by Superiorization of Feasibility-Seeking Projection Methods
Yair Censor, Alexander J. Zaslavski

Linear equalities in blackbox optimization
Charles Audet, Sébastien Le Digabel, Mathilde Peyrega

A Quasi-Newton Algorithm for Nonconvex, Nonsmooth Optimization with Global Convergence Guarantees
Frank E. Curtis, Xiaocun Que

Robust Optimization

Distributionally Robust Discrete Optimization with Entropic Value-at-Risk
Long Daniel Zhuoyu, QI Jin

The Robust Cold Standby Redundancy Allocation in Series-Parallel Systems with Budgeted Uncertainty
Mohammad Javad Feizollahi, Roya Soltani, Hadi Feyzollahi

Tractable counterparts of distributionally robust constraints on risk measures
Krzysztof Postek, Dick den Hertog, Bertrand Melenberg

Robust Growth-Optimal Portfolios
Napat Rujeerapaiboon, Daniel Kuhn, Wolfram Wiesemann

Robust Quadratic Assignment Problem with Budgeted Uncertain Flows
Mohammad Javad Feizollahi, Hadi Feyzollahi

Stochastic Programming

Toward Scalable Stochastic Unit Commitment - Part 1: Load Scenario Generation
Yonghan Feng, Ignacio Rios, Sarah Ryan, Kai Spurkel, Jean-Paul Watson, Roger J-B Wets, David Woodruff

Toward Scalable Stochastic Unit Commitment - Part 2: Solver Configuration and Performance Assessment
Kwok Cheung, Dinakar Gade, Cesar Silva-Monroy, Sarah Ryan, Jean-Paul Watson, Roger J-B Wets, David Woodruff

Other Topics

On the effects of combining objectives in multi-objective optimization
Stephan Dempe, Gabriele Eichfelder, Jörg Fliege

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