BB

Solving and Optimizing Large-Scale Nonlinear Systems

Barzilai-Borwein spectral methods for solving nonlinear system of equations, and for optimizing nonlinear objective functions subject to simple constraints. A tutorial style introduction to this package is available in a vignette on the CRAN download page or, when the package is loaded in an R session, with vignette("BB").

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Package
BB
Version
2014.10-1
Title
Solving and Optimizing Large-Scale Nonlinear Systems
Description
Barzilai-Borwein spectral methods for solving nonlinear system of equations, and for optimizing nonlinear objective functions subject to simple constraints. A tutorial style introduction to this package is available in a vignette on the CRAN download page or, when the package is loaded in an R session, with vignette("BB").
Depends
R (>= 2.6.1)
Imports
stats, quadprog
Suggests
setRNG, survival, Hmisc, numDeriv
BuildVignettes
false
LazyLoad
yes
ByteCompile
yes
License
GPL-3
Copyright
2008-2013, Ravi Varadhan
URL
Packaged
2014-11-06 21:08:15 UTC; paul
Author
Ravi Varadhan [aut, cph, trl], Paul Gilbert [aut, cre], Marcos Raydan [ctb] (with co-authors, wrote original algorithms in fortran. These provided some guidance for implementing R code in the BB package.), JM Martinez [ctb] (with co-authors, wrote original algorithms in fortran. These provided some guidance for implementing R code in the BB package.), EG Birgin [ctb] (with co-authors, wrote original algorithms in fortran. These provided some guidance for implementing R code in the BB package.), W LaCruz [ctb] (with co-authors, wrote original algorithms in fortran. These provided some guidance for implementing R code in the BB package.)
Maintainer
Paul Gilbert
NeedsCompilation
no
Repository
CRAN
Date/Publication
2014-11-07 09:59:36

install.packages('BB')

2014.10-1

03 years ago

Paul Gilbert

GPL-3

Depends on

R (>= 2.6.1)

Imports

stats, quadprog

Suggests

setRNG, survival, Hmisc, numDeriv

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