
CMAES
 Referenced in 88 articles
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 Strategy. Evolution strategies (ES) are stochastic, derivativefree methods for numerical optimization of nonlinear...

NLopt
 Referenced in 67 articles
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 common interface for a number of different free optimization routines available online as well ... algorithms. Algorithms using function values only (derivativefree) and also algorithms exploiting usersupplied gradients...

PSwarm
 Referenced in 58 articles
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 hybrid solver for linearly constrained global derivativefree optimization. PSwarm was developed originally...

WEDGE
 Referenced in 38 articles
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 Software for Derivativefree Unconstrained Nonlinear Optimization. WEDGE is designed for solving problems in which...

SDBOX
 Referenced in 24 articles
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 derivativefree algorithm for bound constrained optimization We propose a new globally convergent derivativefree...

DFL
 Referenced in 22 articles
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 Derivativefree methods for bound constrained mixedinteger optimization We consider the problem of minimizing ... values. We assume that the first order derivatives of the objective function can be neither ... increasing interest in the study of derivativefree methods for their solution. The continuous variables...

IMFIL
 Referenced in 30 articles
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 only book in the area of derivativefree or sampling methods to be accompanied...

tgp
 Referenced in 28 articles
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 expected improvement. The latter supports derivativefree optimization of noisy blackbox functions...

ORBIT
 Referenced in 27 articles
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 trustregions. We present a new derivativefree algorithm, ORBIT, for unconstrained local optimization...

SDPEN
 Referenced in 13 articles
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 Sequential penalty derivativefree methods for nonlinear constrained optimization We consider the problem of minimizing ... motivates the increasing interest in studying derivativefree methods for their solution ... paper is to extend to a derivativefree context a sequential penalty approach for nonlinear ... comparison with other wellknown derivativefree software show the viability of the proposed sequential...

HOPSPACK
 Referenced in 10 articles
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 Optimization Parallel Search PACKage. HOPSPACK solves derivativefree optimization problems in a C++ software framework ... experiment with writing their own derivativefree solvers...

Boosters
 Referenced in 9 articles
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 BOOSTERS: A derivativefree algorithm based on radial basis functions. Derivativefree optimization (DFO) involves...

LCOBYQA
 Referenced in 7 articles
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 derivativefree algorithm for linearly constrained optimization problems. Based on the NEWUOA algorithm ... derivativefree algorithm is developed, named LCOBYQA. The main aim of the algorithm ... linear function, whose derivatives are unavailable, subject to linear inequality constraints. The algorithm is based ... very competing against available modelbased derivativefree algorithms...

minqa
 Referenced in 6 articles
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 package minqa: Derivativefree optimization algorithms by quadratic approximation. Derivativefree optimization by quadratic approximation...

dfoptim
 Referenced in 5 articles
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 package dfoptim: DerivativeFree Optimization. DerivativeFree optimization algorithms. These algorithms do not require gradient...

ACRS
 Referenced in 4 articles
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 DerivativeFree Library: A software library for derivativefree optimization ARCS: A DerivativeFree Adaptively...

ASTRODF
 Referenced in 4 articles
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 adaptive sampling trustregion algorithms for derivativefree stochastic optimization. We consider unconstrained optimization problems ... present ASTRODF  a class of derivativefree trustregion algorithms, where a stochastic local...

CONORBIT
 Referenced in 3 articles
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 function Interpolation in Trust regions), a derivativefree algorithm for constrained blackbox optimization where ... COBYLA (Powell 1994), a sequential penalty derivativefree method, an augmented Lagrangian method, a direct...

GANSO
 Referenced in 4 articles
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 programming library GANSO. GANSO implements the derivativefree bundle method, the extended cutting angle method...

MIDACO
 Referenced in 3 articles
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 optimization variables. MIDACO implements a derivativefree, heuristic algorithm that treats the problem as black...