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Computational Optimization and Applications

Computational Optimization and Applications

An International Journal

Editor-in-Chief: William W. Hager

ISSN: 0926-6003 (print version)
ISSN: 1573-2894 (electronic version)

Journal no. 10589

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William W. Hager
Dept. of Mathematics, University of Florida, Gainesville, USA

Editorial Board:

Pierre-Antoine Absil, Université Catholique de Louvain, Belgium; Samir Adly, Universite de Limoges, France; Kerem Akartunali, University of Strathclyde, UK; Mehiddin Al-Baali, Sultan Qaboos University, Oman; Maria Albareda, University of Barcelona, Spain; Neculai Andrei, Research Institute for Informatics, Romania; Dirk V. Arnold, Dalhousie University, Canada; Charles Audet, École Polytechnique de Montréal, Canada; Egon Balas, Carnegie Mellon University, USA; Ernesto G. Birgin, University of São Paulo Brazil; Xiaojun Chen, The Hong Kong Polytechnic University, China; Carlos Artemio Coello Coello, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico; Angel Corberan, University of Valencia, Spain; Welington de Oliveira, École Nationale Supérieure des Mines de Paris, France; Michel C. Delfour, University of Montréal, Canada; Santanu S. Dey, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA; Gianni Di Pillo, University of Rome `La Sapienza', Italy; Daniela di Serafino, University of Campania Luigi Vanvitelli, Italy; Asen L. Dontchev, Bulgarian Academy of Sciences, Bulgaria; Jonathan Eckstein, Rutgers University, USA; Anders Forsgren, Royal Institute of Technology (KTH), Sweden; Robert Fourer, Northwestern University, USA; Masao Fukushima, Nanzan University, Japan; Jacek Gondzio, University of Edinburgh, UK; Yongpei Guan, University of Florida, USA; Julian Hall, University of Edinburgh, UK; Tito Homem-de-Mello, Universidad Adolfo Ibanez, Chile; Johannes Jahn, University of Erlangen-Nürnberg, Germany; Igor Konnov, Kazan Federal University Russia; Guanghui Lan, Georgia Institute of Technology, USA; Irena Lasiecka, University of Virginia, USA; Siriphong Lawphongpanich, University of Florida, USA; Sven Leyffer, Argonne National Laboratory, USA; Marco Locatelli, Università degli Studi di Parma, Italy; Zhaosong Lu, Simon Fraser University, Canada; Istvan Maros, Imperial College, UK, and University of Pannonia, Hungary; Hans D. Mittelmann, Arizona State University, USA; Michele Monaci, University of Bologna, Italy; Jiawang Nie, University of California, San Diego, USA; Lewis Ntaimo, Texas A & M University College Station; Dominique Orban, Polytechnique Montréal, Canada; Panos Pardalos, University of Florida, USA; Georg Pflug, University of Vienna, Austria; Chris Price, University of Canterbury, New Zealand; Liqun Qi, Hong Kong Polytechnic University, Hong Kong; Daniel P. Robinson, Johns Hopkins University, USA; Johannes Royset, Naval Postgraduate School, USA; Valeria Ruggiero, University of Ferrara, Italy; Oliver Schütze, CINVESTAV-IPN, Mexico; Fabio Schoen, Università di Firenze, Italy; Uday V. Shanbhag, Pennsylvania State University, USA; Jan Sokolowski, Polish Academy of Sciences, Poland; Gilbert Strang, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, USA; Tamás Terlaky, Lehigh University, USA; Andre L. Tits, University of Maryland, College Park, USA; Gerardo Toraldo, University of Naples, Italy; Fredi Troeltzsch, Technische Universität Berlin, Germany; Layne Watson, Virginia Tech, USA; Wolfram Wiesemann, Imperial College, United Kingdom; Henry Wolkowicz, University of Waterloo, Canada; Xiaoming Yuan, Hong Kong Baptist University; Ya-xiang Yuan, Chinese Academy of Sciences, PR of China; Stavros A. Zenios, University of Cyprus, Nicosia; Hongchao Zhang, Louisiana State University, USA

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    Computational Optimization and Applications is a peer reviewed journal that is committed to timely publication of research and tutorial papers on the analysis and development of computational algorithms and modeling technology for optimization. Algorithms either for general classes of optimization problems or for more specific applied problems are of interest. Stochastic algorithms as well as deterministic algorithms will be considered. Papers that can provide both theoretical analysis, along with carefully designed computational experiments, are particularly welcome.

    Topics of interest include, but are not limited to the following:

    Large Scale Optimization,
    Unconstrained Optimization,
    Linear Programming,
    Quadratic Programming Complementarity Problems, and Variational Inequalities,
    Constrained Optimization,
    Nondifferentiable Optimization,
    Integer Programming,
    Combinatorial Optimization,
    Stochastic Optimization,
    Multiobjective Optimization,
    Network Optimization,
    Complexity Theory,
    Approximations and Error Analysis,
    Parametric Programming and Sensitivity Analysis,
    Parallel Computing, Distributed Computing, and Vector Processing,
    Software, Benchmarks, Numerical Experimentation and Comparisons,
    Modelling Languages and Systems for Optimization,
    Automatic Differentiation,
    Applications in Engineering, Finance, Optimal Control, Optimal Design, Operations Research, Transportation, Economics, Communications, Manufacturing, and Management Science.

    Computational Optimization and Applications is published 9 times per year with distribution to librarians, researchers in optimization, and mathematical and computer scientists with a strong interest in the above topics. The journal maintains strict refereeing procedures through its editorial policies in order to publish papers of only the highest quality.

    Please, visit the unique COAP Software Forum at http://www.math.ufl.edu/~coap/ for the following optimization software information:

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    Test problems,
    Software associated with journal articles.

    Officially cited as: Comput Optim Appl

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