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Control and Optimization

1st Edition

By B.D. Craven

Chapman and Hall/CRC

200 pages

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Hardback: 9780412558900
pub: 1998-10-29
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Control and Optimization presents a systematic account of optimal control theory in relation to a general approach to optimization that is also applicable in other contexts. It covers a diversity of applications, incorporates a full chapter of worked examples, examines good computing methods, and explores some more recent results on sensitivity and approximation, invex functions in optimization models, and methods for nonsmooth problems.

Table of Contents

Optimization — Ideas and Background

Optimal Control Models

Convexity, Linearization, Multipliers

Optimality Conditions for Control Problems

Worked Examples of Control Problems

Algorithms for Control Problems

Proof of Pontryagin Theory and Related Results

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