A new perspective on parameter study of optimization problems

  title={A new perspective on parameter study of optimization problems},
  author={Alen Alexanderian and Joseph L. Hart and Mason Stevens},
  journal={Appl. Math. Lett.},
We provide a new perspective on the study of parameterized optimization problems. Our approach combines methods for post-optimal sensitivity analysis and ordinary differential equations to quantify the uncertainty in the minimizer due to uncertain parameters in the optimization problem. We illustrate the proposed approach with a simple analytic example and an inverse problem governed by an advection diffusion equation. 

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