• CMA-ES

  • Referenced in 109 articles [sw05063]
  • Strategy. Evolution strategies (ES) are stochastic, derivative-free methods for numerical optimization of non-linear...
  • NLopt

  • Referenced in 93 articles [sw11789]
  • common interface for a number of different free optimization routines available online as well ... algorithms. Algorithms using function values only (derivative-free) and also algorithms exploiting user-supplied gradients...
  • PSwarm

  • Referenced in 66 articles [sw00742]
  • hybrid solver for linearly constrained global derivative-free optimization. PSwarm was developed originally...
  • SDBOX

  • Referenced in 28 articles [sw05137]
  • Derivative-Free Library - SDBOX: A derivative-free algorithm for bound constrained optimization. We propose ... globally convergent derivative-free algorithm for the minimization of a continuously differentiable function...
  • WEDGE

  • Referenced in 40 articles [sw04771]
  • Software for Derivative-free Unconstrained Nonlinear Optimization. WEDGE is designed for solving problems in which...
  • IMFIL

  • Referenced in 40 articles [sw04814]
  • only book in the area of derivative-free or sampling methods to be accompanied...
  • DFL

  • Referenced in 28 articles [sw05163]
  • Derivative-free methods for bound constrained mixed-integer 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 derivative-free methods for their solution. The continuous variables...
  • tgp

  • Referenced in 38 articles [sw07921]
  • expected improvement. The latter supports derivative-free optimization of noisy black-box functions...
  • SDPEN

  • Referenced in 19 articles [sw05152]
  • Derivative-Free Library - SDPEN: Sequential penalty derivative-free methods for nonlinear constrained optimization. We consider ... motivates the increasing interest in studying derivative-free methods for their solution ... paper is to extend to a derivative-free context a sequential penalty approach for nonlinear ... comparison with other well-known derivative-free software show the viability of the proposed sequential...
  • ORBIT

  • Referenced in 35 articles [sw20552]
  • trust-regions. We present a new derivative-free algorithm, ORBIT, for unconstrained local optimization...
  • DFBOX_IMPR

  • Referenced in 19 articles [sw36996]
  • Derivative-Free Library - DFBOX_IMPR: A derivative-free algorithm for bound constrained optimization. We propose ... globally convergent derivative-free algorithm for the minimization of a continuously differentiable function...
  • DFN

  • Referenced in 19 articles [sw36998]
  • Derivative-Free Library - DFN: A linesearch-based derivative-free approach for nonsmooth constrained optimization...
  • SDMINMAX

  • Referenced in 12 articles [sw36992]
  • Derivative-Free Library - SDMINMAX: A derivative-free algorithm for linearly constrained finite minimax problems ... propose a new derivative-free algorithm for linearly constrained finite minimax problems ... this class of problems, standard derivative-free algorithms can locate only points which satisfy weak ... this work we define a new derivative-free algorithm which is globally convergent toward standard...
  • DFLBOX

  • Referenced in 11 articles [sw36987]
  • Derivative-Free Library - DFLBOX: Derivative-free methods for bound constrained mixed-integer optimization. We consider ... values. We assume that the first order derivatives of the objective function can be neither ... increasing interest in the study of derivative-free methods for their solution. The continuous variables...
  • HOPSPACK

  • Referenced in 12 articles [sw04187]
  • Optimization Parallel Search PACKage. HOPSPACK solves derivative-free optimization problems in a C++ software framework ... experiment with writing their own derivative-free solvers...
  • DFMO

  • Referenced in 11 articles [sw36997]
  • Derivative-Free Library - DFMO: A derivative-free approach to constrained multiobjective nonsmooth optimization. In this...
  • Boosters

  • Referenced in 11 articles [sw20609]
  • BOOSTERS: A derivative-free algorithm based on radial basis functions. Derivative-free optimization (DFO) involves...
  • LCOBYQA

  • Referenced in 9 articles [sw10964]
  • derivative-free algorithm for linearly constrained optimization problems. Based on the NEWUOA algorithm ... derivative-free 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 model-based derivative-free algorithms...
  • DIRMIN

  • Referenced in 8 articles [sw36985]
  • Derivative-Free Library - DIRMIN: Exploiting derivative-free local searches in DIRECT-type algorithms for global ... constrained global optimization problems where first-order derivatives of the objective function can be neither ... enriched by the efficient use of derivative-free local searches combined with nonlinear transformations...
  • TESTGO

  • Referenced in 8 articles [sw36990]
  • Derivative-Free Library - TESTGO: Exploiting derivative-free local searches in DIRECT-type algorithms for global ... constrained global optimization problems where first-order derivatives of the objective function can be neither ... enriched by the efficient use of derivative-free local searches combined with nonlinear transformations...