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Nonlinear programming (Ubbpp)

Definition
A method for finding the maxima or minima of a function containing several variables, which must yield values of other functions within a certain range. Either the function to be maximized or minimized, or at least one of the functions whose value is constrained, must be nonlinear. (Source: Team)
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Programming (Mathematics) (Ubbp)
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Dynamic programming (Ubbppd)
Related Terms (Hierarchical)
Integer programming (Ubbpj)
Linear programming (Ubbpm)
Stochastic programming (Ubbps)
Related Terms (Associative)
Branch and bound algorithms (Ubmgb)