

Optimization Online Digest — February 2015
Applications — OR and Management Sciences
A Polyhedral Study of TwoPeriod Relaxations for BigBucket LotSizing Problems: Zero Setup Case
Mahdi Doostmohammadi, Kerem Akartunali
From Predictive to Prescriptive Analytics
Dimitris Bertsimas, Nathan Kallus
The carbon leakage effect on the cement sector under different climate policies
Elisabetta Allevi, Giorgia Oggioni, Riccardi Rossana, Rocco Marco
A mixed integer programming approach to reduce fuel load accumulation for prescribed burn planning
Ramya Rachmawati, Melih Ozlen, John Hearne, Karin Reinke
Multiperiod portfolio optimization with alpha decay
Kartik Sivaramakrishnan, Vishv Jeet, Dieter Vandenbussche
An Overview on Mathematical Programming Approaches for the Deterministic Unit Commitment Problem in Hydro Valleys
Raouia Taktak, Claudia D'Ambrosio
Perfect dimensional ratios and optimality of some empirical numerical standards
David Kisets
Applications — Science and Engineering
Exact solutions to Super Resolution on semialgebraic domains in higher dimensions
Yohann de Castro, Fabrice Gamboa, Didier Henrion, JeanBernard Lasserre
Computational Optimization of Gas Compressor Stations: MINLP Models vs. Continuous Reformulations
Daniel Rose, Martin Schmidt, Marc C. Steinbach, Bernhard M. Willert
Combinatorial Optimization
On imposing connectivity constraints in integer programs
Yiming Wang, Austin Buchanan, Sergiy Butenko
Lower bounding procedure for the Asymmetric Quadratic Traveling Salesman Problem
Borzou Rostami, Federico Malucelli, Pietro Belotti, Stefano Gualandi
On the Quadratic Shortest Path Problem
Borzou Rostami, Federico Malucelli, Davide Frey, Christoph Buchheim
Convex and Nonsmooth Optimization
The Cyclic Block Conditional Gradient Method for Convex Optimization Problems
Amir Beck, Edouard Pauwels, Shoham Sabach
A dynamic approach to a proximalNewton method for monotone inclusions in Hilbert spaces, with complexity $\bigo(1/n^2)$
Hedy Attouch, Maicon Marques Alves, Benar F. Svaiter
Nonlinear Metric Subregularity
Alexander Y. Kruger
Global Optimization
Six mathematical gems from the history of Distance Geometry
Leo Liberti, Carlile Lavor
An Adaptive Unified Differential Evolution Algorithm for Global Optimization
Ji Qiang, Chad Mitchell
Infinite Dimensional Optimization
Solving disjunctive optimization problems by generalized semiinfinite optimization techniques
Peter Kirst, Oliver Stein
Integer Programming
A Fast BranchandBound Algorithm for Nonconvex Quadratic Integer Optimization Subject To Linear Constraints Using Ellipsoidal Relaxations
Christoph Buchheim, Marianna De Santis, Laura Palagi
A polyhedral study of multilinear programs with box constraints
Alberto Del Pia, Aida Khajavirad
Separation of Generic Cutting Planes in BranchandPrice Using a Basis
Marco Lübbecke, Jonas Witt
Linear, Cone and Semidefinite Programming
A corrected semiproximal ADMM for multiblock convex optimization and its application to DNNSDPs
Li Shen, Shaohua Pan
Vector Space Decomposition for Linear Programs
Jean Bertrand Gauthier, Jacques Desrosiers, Marco Lübbecke
Nonlinear Optimization
Alternating direction methods for non convex optimization with applications to secondorder leastsquares and risk parity portfolio selection
Xi Bai, Katya Scheinberg
A conecontinuity constraint qualification and algorithmic consequences
Roberto Andreani, Jose Mario Martinez, Alberto Ramos, Paulo J. S. Silva
On the application of the spectral projected gradient method in image segmentation
Laura Antonelli, Valentina De Simone, Daniela di Serafino
Copositivity for secondorder optimality conditions in general smooth optimization problems
Immanuel M. Bomze
Optimality and complexity for constrained optimization problems with nonconvex regularization
Wei Bian, Xiaojun Chen
Stochastic Programming
Monotonic bounds in multistage mixedinteger linear stochastic programming: theoretical and numerical results
Francesca Maggioni, Elisabetta Allevi, Marida Bertocchi
Risk aversion in multistage stochastic programming: a modeling and algorithmic perspective
Tito HomemdeMello, Bernardo Pagnoncelli
Other Topics
An external penaltytype method for multicriteria
Ellen H. Fukuda, L. M. Graña Drummond, Fernanda M. P. Raupp
