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Process Systems Engineering, 3. Mathematical Programming (Optimization)

  1. Luke E. K. Achenie1,
  2. Angelo Lucia2,
  3. Urmila Diwekar3,
  4. Guennadi Ostrovsky4

Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

DOI: 10.1002/14356007.o22_o07

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry

How to Cite

Achenie, L. E. K., Lucia, A., Diwekar, U. and Ostrovsky, G. 2012. Process Systems Engineering, 3. Mathematical Programming (Optimization). Ullmann's Encyclopedia of Industrial Chemistry. .

Author Information

  1. 1

    Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, Department of Chemical Engineering, Blacksburg, Virginia, United States

  2. 2

    University of Rhode Island, Department of Chemical Engineering, Kingston, Rhode Island, United States

  3. 3

    Vishwamitra Research Institute, Center for Uncertain Systems: Tools for Optimization and Management, Illinois, United States

  4. 4

    Karpov Institute of Physical Chemistry, Moscow, Russia

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 15 OCT 2012

Abstract

The article contains sections titled:

1.Introduction
2.General Optimization Concepts
3.Global Terrain Method
3.1.Simple Example of the Global Terrain Method
3.2.General Optimization Problems
3.3.Advanced Techniques
3.4.Applications and Extensions of the Terrain Method
4.Optimization under Uncertainty in Process Systems Engineering
4.1.Methods and Algorithms
4.2.Uncertainty Analysis and Sampling
4.3.Optimization Algorithms
4.4.Applications
4.5.Future Directions
5.Acknowledgments