August 29, 2014
THE FIELDS INSTITUTE FOR RESEARCH IN MATHEMATICAL SCIENCES

The 15-th Midwest Optimization Meeting
October 19-20, 2013

Department of Statistical and Actuarial Sciences
University of Western Ontario
Western Science Centre, Room 240
1151 Richmond Street, London, Ontario


Organizing committee:
Hristo Sendov

Topics covered:

  • Variational Analysis: variational principles and generalized di erentiation, variational convergence, parametric optimization, and sensitivity under perturbations type algorithms.
  • Engineering Applications: VLSI design; solutions of Lyapunov equations; general linear
    matrix inequalities in systems and control theory.
  • Variational Analysis: stability and regularity, scaling, conditioning, numerical aspects, applications
  • Nonsmooth Optimization: theoretical aspects and numerical algorithms, optimality conditions, bilevel and hierachical optimization, semi-in nite programming
  • Multiobjective Optimization and Equilibria: Pareto and Nash equilibria, MPECs and EPECs, applications to economics
  • Control theory: optimal and feedback control, ODE and PDE dynamics, optimality conditions, discrete approximations, algorithms

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