# Derivative-free optimization

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2016

2016

- AAAI
- 2016

Many randomized heuristic derivative-free optimization methods share a framework that iteratively learns a model for promising… (More)

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2014

2014

- J. Optimization Theory and Applications
- 2014

Derivative-Free Optimization (DFO) examines the challenge of minimizing (or maximizing) a function without explicit use of… (More)

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2013

2013

- J. Global Optimization
- 2013

Many derivative-free methods for constrained problems are not efficient for minimizing functions on “thin” domains. Other… (More)

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2012

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2012

- NIPS
- 2012

This paper provides lower bounds on the convergence rate of Derivative Free Optimization (DFO) with noisy function evaluations… (More)

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2012

2012

- 2012

Derivative-free optimization (DFO) problems with noisy functions are increasingly prevalent. In this thesis, we propose two… (More)

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2011

2011

- IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics
- 2011

Derivative free optimization algorithms are often used when it is difficult to find function derivatives, or if finding such… (More)

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2009

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2009

- 2009

Introduction to Derivative-Free Optimization Andrew R. Conn, Katya Scheinberg, and Luis N. Vicente The absence of derivatives… (More)

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2009

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2009

- SIAM Journal on Optimization
- 2009

We propose data profiles as a tool for analyzing the performance of derivative-free optimization solvers when there are… (More)

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2006

2006

- SIAM Journal on Optimization
- 2006

The objectives of this paper are twofold. We devise a general framework for identifying locally optimal algorithmic parameters… (More)

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2000

2000

- 2000

Derivative free optimization (DFO) methods are typically designed to solve optimization problems whose objective function is… (More)

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