The Newton method: main developments and enhancements

Speaker: 

Prof. Assen Donchev

Affiliation: 

Mathematical Reviews and The University of Michigan

Date: 

Wed, 20/01/2016 - 11:05am to 11:55am

Venue: 

RC-M032, The Red Centre, UNSW

Abstract: 

This talk gives a survey on convergence results for various Newton-type methods including inexact methods. Extensions to non-smooth equations and variational inequalities will be shown. Application to convex spline interpolation and model predictive control will be presented.

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