

Optimization Online Digest — March 2017
Applications — OR and Management Sciences
A new mixed integer linear model for the berth allocation and quay crane assignment problem
Juan F. Correcher, Ramon AlvarezValdes, Jose M. Tamarit
A Novel Matching Formulation for Startup Costs in Unit Commitment
Ben Knueven, Jim Ostrowski, JeanPaul Watson
SingleMachine Common Due Date Total Earliness/Tardiness Scheduling with Machine Unavailability
Kerem Bulbul, Safia KedadSidhoum, Halil Sen
Speed optimization over a path with heterogeneous arc costs
Qie He, Zhang Xiaochen, Kameng Nip
A Biased RandomKey Genetic Algorithm for the Berth Allocation and Quay Crane Assignment Problem
Juan F. Correcher, Ramon AlvarezValdes
Location of charging stations in electric car sharing systems
Georg Brandstätter, Markus Leitner, Ivana Ljubic
Determining optimal locations for charging stations of electric carsharing systems under stochastic demand
Georg Brandstätter, Michael Kahr, Markus Leitner
Optimal Storage and Transmission Investments in a Bilevel Electricity Market Model
Martin Weibelzahl, Alexandra Märtz
On the Effects of Storage Facilities on Optimal Zonal Pricing in Electricity Markets
Martin Weibelzahl, Alexandra Märtz
Applications — Science and Engineering
Matrix Minor Reformulation and SOCPbased Spatial BranchandCut Method for the AC Optimal Power Flow Problem
Burak Kocuk, Santanu S. Dey, X. Andy Sun
MPC as a DVI: Implications on Sampling Rates and Accuracy
Mihai Anitescu, Victor Zavala
On Procrustes matching of nonnegative matrices and an application to random tomography
Christian Rau
PolynomialTime Methods to Solve Unimodular Quadratic Programs With Performance Guarantees
Shankarachary Ragi, Edwin K.P. Chong, Hans D. Mittelmann
Combinatorial Optimization
On Matroid Parity and Matching Polytopes
Konstantinos Kaparis, Adam Letchford, Ioannis Mourtos
A Novel Approach for Solving Convex Problems with Cardinality Constraints
Goran Banjac, Paul Goulart
Convex and Nonsmooth Optimization
CONVEX GEOMETRY OF THE GENERALIZED MATRIXFRACTIONAL FUNCTION
James Burke, Yuan Gao, Tim Hoheisel
A novel parameterized proximal point algorithm with applications in statistical learning
Jianchao Bai, Jicheng Li, Jiaofen Li
The Fastest Known Globally Convergent FirstOrder Method for the Minimization of Strongly Convex Functions
Bryan Van Scoy, Randy Freeman, Kevin Lynch
A block symmetric GaussSeidel decomposition theorem for convex composite quadratic programming and its applications
Xudong Li, Defeng Sun, KimChuan Toh
Symmetric ADMM with PositiveIndefinite Proximal Regularization for Linearly Constrained Convex Optimization
Bin Gao, Feng Ma
Direct Search Methods on Reductive Homogeneous Spaces
Dreisigmeyer David
Radial Subgradient Descent
Benjamin Grimmer
Linear Convergence of Proximal Incremental Aggregated Gradient Methods under Quadratic Growth Condition
Hui Zhang
Global Optimization
Solving sparse polynomial optimization problems with chordal structure using the sparse, boundeddegree sumofsquares hierarchy
Ahmadreza Marandi, Etienne de Klerk, Joachim Dahl
Upper and lower bounds for ranks of matrix products composed by generalized inverses with applications
Yongge Tian, Bo Jiang
Packing circles in a square: a theoretical comparison of various convexification techniques
aida khajavirad
Complex Number Formulation and Convex Relaxations for Aircraft Conflict Resolution
David Rey, Hassan Hijazi
Integer Programming
Partial hyperplane activation for generalized intersection cuts
Aleksandr M. Kazachkov, Selvaprabu Nadarajah, Egon Balas, François Margot
Random Sampling and Machine Learning to Understand Good Decompositions
Saverio Basso, Alberto Ceselli, Andrea Tettamanzi
Linear, Cone and Semidefinite Programming
A semianalytical approach for the positive semidefinite Procrustes problem
Nicolas Gillis, Punit Sharma
Comparison of Lasserre's measurebased bounds for polynomial optimization to bounds obtained by simulated annealing
Etienne De Klerk, Monique Laurent
Conic relaxation approaches for equal deployment problems
Sena Safarina, Satoko Moriguchi, Tim J. Mullin, Makoto Yamashita
Lyapunov rank of polyhedral positive operators
Michael Orlitzky
DOPTIMAL DESIGN FOR MULTIVARIATE POLYNOMIAL REGRESSION VIA THE CHRISTOFFEL FUNCTION AND SEMIDEFINITE RELAXATIONS
Yohann de Castro, Fabrice Gamboa, Didier Henrion, Roxana Hess, Jean Bernard Lasserre
Plea for a semidefinite optimization solver in complex numbers
J. Ch. Gilbert, C. Josz
Nonlinear Optimization
A note on quadratic forms with applications in optimization
Gabriel Haeser
BFGS convergence to nonsmooth minimizers of convex functions
Jiayi Guo, Adrian Lewis
New ActiveSet FrankWolfe Variants for Minimization over the Simplex and the l1Ball
Cristofari Andrea, De Santis Marianna, Lucidi Stefano, Rinaldi Francesco
Dantzig Wolfe decomposition and objective function convexification for binary quadratic problems: the cardinality constrained quadratic knapsack case
Alberto Ceselli, Lucas Létocart, Emiliano Traversi
Automatic Differentiation of the Open CASCADE Technology CAD System and its coupling with an Adjoint CFD Solver
Mladen Banovic, Orest Mykhaskiv, Salvatore Auriemma, Andrea Walther, Herve Legrand, JensDominik Müller
Optimization Software and Modeling Systems
The SCIP Optimization Suite 4.0
Stephen J. Maher, Tobias Fischer, Tristan Gally, Gerald Gamrath, Ambros Gleixner, Robert Lion Gottwald, Gregor Hendel, Thorsten Koch, Marco E. Lübbecke, Matthias Miltenberger, Benjamin Müller, Marc E. Pfetsch, Christian Puchert, Daniel Rehfeldt, Sebastian Schenker, Robert Schwarz, Felipe Serrano, Yuji Shinano, Dieter Weninger, Jonas T. Witt, Jakob Witzig
Stochastic Programming
A successive linear programming algorithm with nonlinear time series for the reservoir management problem
Charles Gauvin, Erick Delage, Michel Gendreau
A Stability Result for Linear Markov Decision Processes
David Wozabal, Adriana Kiszka
Forecastbased scenariotree generation method
Michal Kaut
Learning Enabled Optimization: Towards a Fusion of Statistical Learning and Stochastic Optimization
Suvrajeet Sen, Yunxiao Deng
Optimal scenario generation and reduction in stochastic programming
Rene Henrion, Werner Roemisch
A randomized method for smooth convex minimization, motivated by probability maximization
Csaba I Fabian, Tamas Szantai
An Analytical Study of Norms and Banach Spaces Induced by the Entropic ValueatRisk
AhmadiJavid Amir, Pichler Alois
Distributionally Robust Newsvendor Problems with Variation Distance
Hamed Rahimian, Guzin Bayraksan, Tito HomemdeMello
Other Topics
A Feasibility Pump and Local Search Based Heuristic for Biobjective Pure Integer Linear Programming
Aritra Pal, Hadi Charkhgard
An Introduction to MultiObjective Simulation Optimization
Susan R. Hunter, Eric A. Applegate, Viplove Arora, Bryan Chong, Kyle Cooper, Oscar RinconGuevara, Carolina VivasValencia
A Comment on the Paper `The Algebraic Structure of the ArbitraryOrder Cone'
Baha Alzalg
A hybrid approach for BiObjective Optimization
Thomas Stidsen, Kim Allan Andersen
On generalizedconvex constrained multiobjective optimization
Christian Günther, Christiane Tammer
