Multiplier methods: A survey

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The purpose of this paper is to provide a survey of convergence and rate of convergence aspects of a class of recently proposed methods for constrained minimization-the, so-called, multiplier methods. The results discussed highlight the operational aspects of multiplier methods and demonstrate their significant advantages over ordinary penalty methods.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)133-145
Number of pages13
Issue number2
StatePublished - Mar 1976
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Control and Systems Engineering
  • Electrical and Electronic Engineering

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