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NONLINEAR PROGRAMMING

Some of the methods and names associated with them that are utilized in nonlinear optimization are Half-Interval or Bisection algorithm, Newton-Raphson method, the Minimax Principle, Fibonacci Search, Golden Section Search, Lattice Search, Powell’s Method, Steepest Gradient, Pattern Search, Method of Approxi­ mate Programming (MAP), and Successive Quadratic Programming.