• PSwarm

  • Referenced in 46 articles [sw00742]
  • hybrid solver for linearly constrained global derivative-free optimization. PSwarm was developed originally...
  • CMA-ES

  • Referenced in 77 articles [sw05063]
  • strategies (ES) are stochastic, derivative-free methods for numerical optimization of non-linear...
  • WEDGE

  • Referenced in 33 articles [sw04771]
  • Software for Derivative-free Unconstrained Nonlinear Optimization. WEDGE is designed for solving problems in which...
  • tgp

  • Referenced in 14 articles [sw07921]
  • expected improvement. The latter supports derivative-free optimization of noisy black-box functions...
  • NLopt

  • Referenced in 37 articles [sw11789]
  • interface for a number of different free optimization routines available online as well as original ... changing one parameter. Support for large-scale optimization (some algorithms scalable to millions of parameters ... global and local optimization algorithms. Algorithms using function values only (derivative-free) and also algorithms...
  • SDBOX

  • Referenced in 19 articles [sw05137]
  • derivative-free algorithm for bound constrained optimization We propose a new globally convergent derivative-free...
  • HOPSPACK

  • Referenced in 6 articles [sw04187]
  • Optimization Parallel Search PACKage. HOPSPACK solves derivative-free optimization problems in a C++ software framework ... single machines with multiple processors or cores). Optimization problems can be very general: functions ... optimization problem solved, and those who wish to experiment with writing their own derivative-free...
  • minqa

  • Referenced in 4 articles [sw12412]
  • package minqa: Derivative-free optimization algorithms by quadratic approximation. Derivative-free optimization by quadratic approximation...
  • ACRS

  • Referenced in 4 articles [sw05052]
  • Free Library: A software library for derivative-free optimization ARCS: A Derivative-Free Adaptively Controlled...
  • Boosters

  • Referenced in 6 articles [sw20609]
  • algorithm based on radial basis functions. Derivative-free optimization (DFO) involves the methods used...
  • ORBIT

  • Referenced in 17 articles [sw20552]
  • present a new derivative-free algorithm, ORBIT, for unconstrained local optimization of computationally expensive functions...
  • dfoptim

  • Referenced in 2 articles [sw23549]
  • package dfoptim: Derivative-Free Optimization. Derivative-Free optimization algorithms. These algorithms do not require gradient...
  • DFL

  • Referenced in 12 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 ... explicitly. This class of mixed integer nonlinear optimization problems arises frequently in many industrial ... increasing interest in the study of derivative-free methods for their solution. The continuous variables...
  • SDPEN

  • Referenced in 10 articles [sw05152]
  • Sequential penalty derivative-free methods for nonlinear constrained optimization We consider the problem of minimizing ... constraints. We assume that the first order derivatives of the objective function ... motivates the increasing interest in studying derivative-free methods for their solution...
  • LCOBYQA

  • Referenced in 5 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...
  • ZOOpt

  • Referenced in 1 article [sw22396]
  • ZOOpt/ZOOjl: Toolbox for Derivative-Free Optimization. Recent advances of derivative-free optimization allow efficient approximating ... global optimal solutions of sophisticated functions, such as functions with many local optima, non-differentiable ... ZOOpt/ZOOjl toolbox that provides efficient derivative-free solvers and are designed easy to use. ZOOpt ... provides a Python package for single-thread optimization, and ZOOjl provides a distributed version with...
  • IMFIL

  • Referenced in 22 articles [sw04814]
  • solve bound-constrained optimization problems for which derivative information is not available. Unlike methods that ... reconstruct the function and its higher derivatives, implicit filtering builds upon coordinate search and then ... only book in the area of derivative-free or sampling methods to be accompanied ... includes an overview of recent results on optimization of noisy functions, including results that depend...
  • NOWPAC

  • Referenced in 1 article [sw08491]
  • Path-Augmented Constraints) for nonlinear constrained derivative-free optimization. The algorithm uses a trust region...
  • ARGONAUT

  • Referenced in 1 article [sw20651]
  • test problems for constrained global optimization with a large number of input variables and constraints ... that of existing techniques for constrained derivative-free optimization...
  • ZOOjl

  • Referenced in 1 article [sw22397]
  • Python described functions. Zeroth-order optimization (a.k.a. derivative-free optimization/black-box optimization) does not rely...