A quadratic programming algorithm for large and sparse problems. (English) Zbl 0746.90048

This paper describes a primal feasible algorithm for quadratic programming problems. It is specially designed to cope with the large and sparse instances of this type with their structural and numerical algorithmic specialities. The reduced gradient methods in an active set framework are used. The algorithmic scheme makes use of some principles that have not been used for the general large and sparse quadratic programming so far.


90C20 Quadratic programming
90-08 Computational methods for problems pertaining to operations research and mathematical programming
90C06 Large-scale problems in mathematical programming


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