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Derivative-free Robust Optimization for Circuit Design

A. Ciccazzo ( angelo.ciccazzo***at***st.com)
V. Latorre (latorre***at***dis.uniroma1.it)
G. Liuzzi (giampaolo.liuzzi***at***iasi.cnr.it)
S. Lucidi (lucidi***at***dis.uniroma1.it)
F. Rinaldi (rinaldi***at***math.unipd.it)

Abstract: In this paper, we introduce a framework for derivative-free robust optimization based on the use of an efficient derivative-free optimization routine for mixed integer nonlinear problems. The proposed framework is employed to find a robust optimal design of a particular integrated circuit (namely a DC-DC converter commonly used in portable electronic devices). The proposed robust optimization approach outperforms the traditional statistical approach as it is shown in the numerical results.

Keywords: Robust Optimization · Derivative-free Methods · Circuit Design

Category 1: Nonlinear Optimization

Category 2: Robust Optimization

Citation: Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications (to Appear)

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Entry Submitted: 11/14/2013
Entry Accepted: 11/14/2013
Entry Last Modified: 11/14/2013

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