( 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995, 1994, 1993, 1992, 1991, 1990, 1989, 1988,
1987, 1985, 1984, 1983, 1982, 1981, 1980,1979, 1978, 1977, 1976, 1975, 1973 )
1999
A.R. Conn, Luis N. Vicente and Chandu Visweswariah,
Twostep algorithms for nonlinear optimization with structured applications.
SIAM J. on Optimization, vol. 9 (4) , pp. 924  947, 1999.
( Text, abstract )
A. R. Conn, I. M. Elfadel, W. W. Molzen, Jr., P. R. O'Brien, P. N.
Strenski, C. Visweswariah, and C. B. Whan
Gradientbased optimization of custom circuits using a statictiming
formulation.
Design Automation Conference (DAC), pages 452459, June 1999.
( Text, abstract )
C. Visweswariah and A. R. Conn.
Formulation of static circuit optimization with reduced size, degeneracy
and redundancy by timing graph manipulation.
IEEE International Conference on ComputerAided Design, pages 244251,
November 1999.
(
Text,
abstract )
A. R. Conn, R. A. Haring, and C. Visweswariah.
Method for incorporating noise considerations in automatic circuit
optimization.
US patent 5,999,714 issued December 1999.
( Text,
abstract
)
A. R. Conn, R. A. Haring, and C. Visweswariah.
Method of efficient gradient computation.
US patent 5,886,908 issued March 1999.
( Text,
abstract)
1998
A. R. Conn, K. Scheinberg and pH L. Toint
A Derivative Free Optimization Algorithm in Practice,
Proceedings of the American Institute of Aeronautics and Astronautics
Conference, St Louis, September 1998.
( Text, abstract
)
A.R. Conn, P.K. Coulman, R.A. Haring, GL Morrill, C. Visweswariah and
CW. Wu,
JiffyTune: Circuit Optimization Using TimeDomain Sensitivities,
IEEE Transactions on CAD, vol. 17, pp. 1292  1309, 1988.
(
Text, abstract)
A.R. Conn and M. Mongeau,
Discontinuous Piecewise Linear Optimization,
Mathematical Programming, vol. 80, pp. 315380, 1998.
( Text, abstract)
A. R. Conn, R. A. Haring, and C. Visweswariah.
Noise considerations in circuit optimization.
IEEE International Conference on ComputerAided Design, pages 220227,
November 1998.
( Text,
abstract)
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
Numerical experiments with the LANCELOT package (Release A)
for largescale nonlinear optimization ,
Report 92/16 (3rd. Revision), Dept of Mathematics, FUNDP, Namur (B),
1998.
( Text, abstract
)
1997
A.R. Conn, K. Scheinberg and Ph.L. Toint,
Recent progress in unconstrained nonlinear optimization without
derivatives ,
Mathematical Programming, vol. 79, pp. 397414, 1997.
( Text,
abstract
)
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
Methods for Nonlinear Constraints in Optimization Calculations,
in "The State of the Art in Numerical Analysis", I. Duff and A. Watson,
(Eds.), Oxford University Press, pp. 363390, 1997.
( Text,
abstract )
A.R. Conn, N.I.M. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
On the number of inner iterations per outer iteration of a globally
convergent algorithm for optimization with general nonlinear inequality
constraints and simple bounds,in "Computational Optimization
and Applications", G. Toraldo and A. Murli (Eds.), pp. 129, Kluwer
Academic Publishers, 1997.
( Text,
abstract
)
A.R. Conn K. Scheinberg and Ph.L. Toint,
On the convergence of derivativefree methods for unconstrained
optimization,
in "Approximation Theory and Optimization: Tributes to M. J. D. Powell",
A. Iserles and M. Buhmann (Eds.), pp. 83108, Cambridge University Press,
1997.
( Text, abstract
)
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
A globally convergent Lagrangian barrier algorithm for optimization
with general inequality constraints and simple bounds,
Mathematics of Computation, vol. 66 No. 1, pp. 261  288, 1997.
(
Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, R. A. Haring, C. Visweswariah, and C. W. Wu.
Circuit optimization via adjoint Lagrangians.
IEEE International Conference on ComputerAided Design, pages 281288,
November 1997
(
Text,
abstract )
I. Bongartz, A. R. Conn, N. Gould, M. Saunders and pH L. Toint
A numerical comparison between the LANCELOT and MINOS packages for
largescale nonlinear optimization,
Report 97/13, Dept of Mathematics, FUNDP, Namur (B), 1997.
( Text,
abstract
)
I. Bongartz, A. R. Conn, N. Gould, M. Saunders and pH L. Toint
A numerical comparison between the LANCELOT and MINOS packages for
largescale nonlinear optimization: the complete results,
Report 97/14, Dept of Mathematics, FUNDP, Namur (B), 1997.
( Text,
abstract
)
1996
A.R. Conn, Nick Gould, A. Sartenaer and Ph.L. Toint,
On the IteratedSubspace Minimization Methods for Nonlinear
Optimization with a Combination of General Equality and Linear Constraints,
in "Proceedings on Linear and Nonlinear Conjugate GradientRelated Methods",
L. Adams and J.L. Nazareth, (Eds.), SIAM, pp. 5078, 1996.
( Text, abstract
)
A.R. Conn, Nick Gould, A. Sartenaer and Ph.L. Toint,
Convergence Properties of an Augmented Lagrangian Algorithm
for Optimization with a Combination of General Equality and Linear Constraints,
SIAM Journal on Optimization, vol. 6 No. 3, pp. 674  703, 1996.
( Text, abstract )
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
Convergence properties of minimization algorithms for convex
constraints using a structured trust region,
SIAM Journal on Optimization , vol. 6 (4), pp. 1059  1086, 1996.
( Text, abstract )
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
Numerical experiments with the LANCELOT package (Release A) for largescale
nonlinear optimization,
Mathematical Programming, vol. 73(1), pp. 73110, 1996.
( Text,
abstract
)
B. Reiser, B. J. Flehinger and A. R. Conn
Estimating component defect probability from masked system success/failure
data.
IEEE Transactions on Reliability, vol. 45(2) , pp. 238  243, 1996.
A. R. Conn, P. K. Coulman, R. A. Haring, G. L. Morrill, and C. Visweswariah.
Optimization of custom MOS circuits by transistor sizing.
IEEE International Conference on ComputerAided Design, pages 174180,
November 1996.
( Text,
abstract
)
A.R. Conn, T.L. Dean, J. Glimm, J. Hartmanis, J. Lehoczky, B.C. Levy,
D. Q. Mayne, G.V. Milton and L. Scharf
Review of AFOSR programs in the mathematical and computer sciences
National Academy Press, Washington, D.C., 1996.
1995
A.R. Conn and Ph.L. Toint,
An algorithm using quadratic interpolation for unconstrained
derivative free optimization,
in Nonlinear Optimization and Applications, G. DI Pillo and F. Giannessi,
(Eds.), Plenum, 1995.
( Text, abstract
)
I. Bongartz, A. R. Conn and Nick Gould and pH L. Toint,
CUTE: Constrained and Unconstrained Testing Environment,
Transactions of the ACM on Mathematical Software, vol. 21(1), pp. 123160,
1995.
( Text, abstract
)
[More about CUTE
(Constrained and Unconstrained Testing Environment) , now extended
as CUTEr
(CUTE, revisited)]
1994
A. R. Conn, Nick Gould and pH L. Toint,
A note on using alternative secondorder models for the subproblems
arising in barrier function methods for minimization,
Numerische Mathematik, vol. 68, pp. 1733, 1994.
( Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, Nick Gould and pH L. Toint,
A note on exploiting structure when using slack variables,
Mathematical Programming A, vol. 67(1), pp. 8997, 1994.
( Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, I. Bongartz and P. H. Calamai,
A projection method for l_p norm locationallocation problems,
Mathematical Programming A, vol. 66(3), pp. 330, 1994.
(
Text, abstract)
A. R. Conn, Nick Gould and pH L. Toint,
Improving the decomposition of partially separable functions
in the context of largescale optimization: a first approach,
in Large Scale Optimization: State of the Art, W.W. Hager, D.W. Hearn
and P.M. Pardalos, (Eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 8294, 1994.
( Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
Largescale Nonlinear Constrained optimization: a Current Survey,
in Algorithms for Continuous Optimization: The State of the Art, E.
Spedicato, (Ed.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, NATO ASI Series C: Mathematical
and Physical Sciences, vol. 434, pp. 287332, 1994.
( Text, abstract
)
A.R. Conn, N. Gould, M. Lescrenier and Ph.L. Toint,
Performance of a multifrontal scheme for partially separable
optimization,
in Advances in Optimization and Numerical Analysis, S. Gomez and J.P.
Hennart, (Eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers, pp. 7996, 1994.
A. R. Conn and pH L. Toint,
A Comparison for SmallScale Nonlinear Optimization Software (CSSNOS):
Preliminary Project Outline
Report 94/4, Dept of Mathematics, FUNDP, Namur (B), 1994.
( Text,
abstract
)
1993
A.R. Conn, N. Gould, A. Sartenaer and Ph.L. Toint,
Global convergence of a class of trust region algorithms for optimization
using inexact projections on convex constraints,
SIAM Journal on Optimization, vol. 3(1), pp 164221, 1993.
( Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
Largescale nonlinear constrained optimization,
in Linear Algebra for Large Scale and RealTime Application, M.S. Moonen,
G.H. Golub and B.L.R. De Moor, (Eds)., Kluwer Academic Publishers, NATO
ASI Series E: Applied Sciences, vol. 232, pp. 2148, 1993.
[Also published in Proceedings of the 2nd ICIAM Conference, Washington,
1991, R.E.
O'Malley, Jr. (Ed.),SIAM Publications, Philadelphia, 1992].
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
Complete numerical results for large scale tests on LANCELOT
Release A,
Research Report RC 18750, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown,
USA, Research report, 1993.
( Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, N. Gould, A. Sartenaer and pH L. Toint,
Global Convergence of Two Augmented Lagrangian Algorithms for Optimization
with a Combination of General Equality and Linear Constraints,
Research Report RC 18900, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown,
USA, Research report, 1993.
( Text,
abstract
)
A. R. Conn, N. Gould, A. Sartenaer and pH L. Toint,
Local Convergence of Two Augmented Lagrangian Algorithms for Optimization
with a Combination of General Equality and Linear Constraints,
Research Report RC 18901, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown,
USA, Research report, 1993.
( Text,
abstract
)
A. R. Conn and M. Mongeau,
Discontinuous Piecewise Differentiable Optimization II: Degeneracy
and Application.
CRM  1869, Centres de Recherche Mathématiques, Université
de Montréal, Montréal,1993.
(Abstract)
1992
A.R. Conn and Y. Li,
A Structure Exploiting Algorithm for Nonlinear Minimax Problems.
SIAM J. on Optimization., vol. 2(2), pp. 242263, 1992.
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
On the number of inner iterations per outer iteration of a globally
convergent algorithm for optimization with general nonlinear inequality
constraints and simple bounds,
Research Report RC 18382, IBM T. J. Watson Research Center, Yorktown,
USA, Research report, 1992.
( Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
On the number of inner iterations per outer iteration of a globally
convergent algorithm for optimization with general nonlinear equality
constraints and simple bounds,
Proceedings of the 14th Biennal Numerical Analysis Conference Dundee
1991, (G.A. Watson, ed.), Longmans, 1992.
( Text, abstract
)
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
Largescale nonlinear constrained optimization,
Proceedings of the 2nd ICIAM Conference, Washington, 1991, RE O'Malley,
Jr.(Ed.), Pp. 5170, SIAM Publications, Philadelphia, 1992.
[Also published in Linear Algebra for Large Scale and Realtime Applications,
MS Moonen, G.H. Golub and B.L.R. De Moor, (Eds.), Kluwer Academic Publishers,
NATO ASI Series E: Applied Sciences, vol. 232, pp. 2148, 1993].
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
Announcement for the Release A of LANCELOT, a package for largescale
nonlinear optimization,
Report 92/4, Dept of Mathematics, FUNDP, Namur (B), 1992.
A. R. Conn and M. Mongeau,
Discontinuous Piecewise Differentiable Optimization I: Theory
RR#1694, INRIA, Le Chesnay,1992
(Abstract)
1991
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
A globally convergent augmented Lagrangian algorithm for optimization
with general constraints and simple bounds
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 28(2), pp. 545572, 1991.
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
Convergence of quasiNewton matrices generated by the Symmetric
Rank One update,
Mathematical Programming A, vol. 50(2), pp. 177196, 1991.
A.R. Conn, A.B. Gamble and W.R. Pulleyblank,
A network penalty method,
Mathematical Programming A, vol. 50(1), pp. 5373, 1991.
A.R. Conn and Y. Li,
An Approach to Nonlinear l_∞ Approximation.
Proceedings of the Fifth MexicoUnited States Numerical Analysis Workshop
pp. 346365, S. Gomez, JP Hennart and R.A. Tapia (Eds.), SIAM, 1991.
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
An introduction to the Standard Data Input Format (SDIF) for nonlinear
mathematical programming problems,
Report 91/8, Dept of Mathematics, FUNDP, Namur (B), 1991
A. R. Conn, N. Gould and pH L. Toint,
A comprehensive description of LANCELOT,
Report 91/10, Dept of Mathematics, FUNDP, Namur (B), 1991.
1990
V.H. Quintana, M. SantosNieto and A. R. Conn,
Solving reactivepower dispatch by a penalty function/linear programming
method.
Can. J. Elect. and Comp. Eng., vol. 15(2), pp. 6372, 1990.
A.R. Conn and G. Cornuejols,
A projection method for the uncapacitated facility location problem.
Math. Programming, vol. 46(3), pp. 273298, 1990.
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
An introduction to the structure of large scale nonlinear optimization
problems and the LANCELOT project, in ``Computing methods in
applied sciences and engineering'' R. Glowinski and A Lichnewsky, (Eds.),
SIAM Publications, Philadelphia, 1990.
A.R. Conn and Yuying Li,,
An Efficient Algorithm for Nonlinear Minimax Problems
Department of Computer Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, Technical
Report, TR901104, 1990.
(
Text,
abstract )
1989
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
Global convergence of a class of trust region algorithms for
optimization with simple bounds,
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 26(3), pp. 764767, 1989.
A.R. Conn, R.H. Bartels and Y. Li,
Primal methods are better than dual methods for solving overdetermined
linear systems in the l_∞ sense?
SIAM J. Num. Anal. Vol. 26(3), pp. 693726, 1989.
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
A proposal for a Standard Data Input Format for largescale nonlinear
programming problems,
Technical Report CS8961, Department of Computer Science, University
of Waterloo, Waterloo, 1989.
1988
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
Global convergence of a class of trust region algorithms for
optimization with simple bounds,
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 25(2), pp. 433460, 1988.
A.R. Conn, N. Gould and Ph.L. Toint,
Testing a class of methods for solving minimization problems
with simple bounds on the variables,
Mathematics of Computation, vol. 50(182), pp. 399430, 1988.
A.R. Conn and Yuying Li,,
The Computational Structure and Characterization of Nonlinear Discrete
Chebyshev Problems
Department of Computer Science, Cornell University, Ithaca, Technical
Report, TR88956, 1988.
(
Text,
abstract )
1987
A. R. Conn and N.I.M. Gould,
An Exact Penalty Function for SemiInfinite Programming,
Math. Programming , vol. 37(1), pp. 1940, 1987.
A. R. Conn and P. H. Calamai,
A Projected Newton Method for l_p norm Location Problems,
Math. Programming, vol. 38(1), pp. 75109, 1987.
1985
A. R. Conn
Nonlinear Programming, Exact Penalty Functions and Projection Techniques
for NonSmooth Functions,
Numerical Optimization 1984  Proceedings of the SIAM Conference on
Numerical Optimization, Boulder, 1984
P. T. Boggs, R. H. Byrd and R. B. Schnabel (Eds.), SIAM, pp. 325, 1985.
1984
A. R. Conn and N.I.M. Gould,
On the Location of Directions of Infinite Descent for Nonlinear
Programming Algorithms,
SIAM J. Num. Anal. vol. 21(6), pp. 11621179, 1984
T.F. Coleman and A. R. Conn,
On the Local Convergence of a QuasiNewton Method for the Nonlinear
Programming Problem,
SIAM J. Num. Anal. vol. 21(4), pp. 755769, 1984
(
Text,
abstract )
1983
A. R. Conn and P.F. O'Neill,
NonDifferentiable Optimization and Worse,
Technical Report CS8305, Department of Computer Science, University
of Waterloo, Waterloo, 1983
1982
T.F. Coleman and A. R. Conn,
Nonlinear Programming via an Exact Penalty Function: Asymptotic Analysis,
Math. Programming, 24 , pp. 123136, 1982.
T.F. Coleman and A. R. Conn,
Nonlinear Programming via an Exact Penalty Function: Global Analysis,
Math. Programming ,24, pp. 137161, 1982.
A. R. Conn,
Algorithms for Nonlinear Constraints  Penalty Function Methods,
Nonlinear Optimization 1981  Proceedings of the NATO Advanced Research
Institute, Cambridge, 1981,
pp. 235242, M.J.D. Powell (Ed.), Academic Press, 1982.
1981
P.H. Calamai and A. R. Conn,
Multifacility Location Problems Involving Euclidean Distances,
Proceedings of the 9th Biennial Numerical Analysis Conference Dundee
1981, pp. 125, G.A. Watson (Ed.),
SpringerVerlag, 1981.
R.H. Bartels and A.R. Conn,
An Approach to Nonlinear l_1 Data Fitting,
Proceedings of the Third Mexican Workshop on Numerical Analysis,
pp. 4858, J. P. Hennart (Ed.), SpringerVerlag, 1981.
A. Cline, A.R. Conn and C. van Loan,
Generalizing the Linpack Condition Estimator,
Proceedings of the Third Mexican Workshop on Numerical Analysis,
pp. 7383, J. P. Hennart (Ed.), SpringerVerlag, 1981.
A.R. Conn
Programmation nonlineaire via une fonction exacte de penalité
Séminaire d'Analyse Numérique de l' IMAG #374, IMAG, University
de Grenoble, Grenoble, 1981.
1980
P.H. Calamai and A. R. Conn,
A Stable Algorithm for Solving the Multifacility Location Problem
Involving Euclidean Distances,
SIAM. J. Sci. and Stat. Comp. vol. 1(4), pp. 512525, 1980
R.H. Bartels and A. R. Conn,
Linearly constrained discrete l_1 problems,
Transactions of the ACM on Mathematical Software, vol. 6(4), pp. 594608,
1980.
R.H. Bartels and A. R. Conn,
Algorithm 563, A program for linearly constrained discrete
l_1 problems
Transactions of the ACM on Mathematical Software, vol. 6(4), pp. 609614,
1980.
T.F. Coleman and A.R. Conn,
Secondorder conditions for an exact penalty function,
Mathematical Programming A, vol. 19(2), pp. 178185, 1980.
1979
A.R. Conn,
An Efficient SecondOrder Method to Solve the (Constrained) Minimax
Problem,
Technical Report CORR79/5, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization,
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, 1979.
1978
R.H. Bartels, A.R. Conn and J.W. Sinclair,
Minimization techniques for piecewise differentiable functions:
the l_1 solution to an overdetermined linear system
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 15(2), pp. 224241, 1978.
C. Charalambous and A.R. Conn,
An efficient method to solve the minimax problem directly
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 15(1), pp. 162187, 1978.
R.H. Bartels, C. Charalambous and A.R. Conn,
On Cline's direct method for solving overdetermined linear
systems in the l_∞ sense
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 15(1), pp. 255270, 1978.
A.R. Conn,
Direct Approaches to the Minimax Problem
in Computers and Mathematical Programming, W.W. White (Ed.),
Proceedings of the Bicentennial Conference on Mathematical Programming,
N.B.S. Publication, pp. 184193, 1978.
T.F. Coleman and A.R. Conn,
Secondorder conditions for an exact penalty function and
applications,
Technical Report CORR78/27, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization,
University of Waterloo, Waterloo, 1978.
1977
R.H. Bartels and A.R. Conn,
LAV regression: a special case of piecewise linear minimization,
Communications in Statistics  Series B, vol. 6(4), pp. 329339, 1977.
A.R. Conn and T. Pietrzykowski,
A penalty function method converging directly to a constrained
optimum
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 14(2), pp. 348375, 1977.
R.H. Bartels and A. R. Conn,
Primal, Penalty Linear Programming Method for
Solving Overdetermined Linear Systems in the l_∞ Sense,
Technical Report CORR77/143, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization,
University of Waterloo, Waterloo,1977.
1976
A. R. Conn,
Projection Matrices  a Fundamental Concept in Optimization,
in 7th Annual Conference in Modeling and Simulation, Vogt and Mickle
(Eds.) April 2627, 1976. , pp. 599605, 1976.
1975
C. Charalambous and A.R. Conn,
Optimization of microwave networks
IEEE Transactions on Microwave Theory Techniques, vol. 23(10), pp. 834
 838, 1975
A.R. Conn,
Linear programming via a nondifferentiable penalty function
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 13(1), pp. 145154, 1975.
A. R. Conn and J.W. Sinclair,
Quadratic Programming via a NonDifferentiable Penalty Function,
Technical Report CORR 75/15, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization,
University of Waterloo,1975.
1973
A.R. Conn,
Constrained optimization using a nondifferentiable penalty
function
SIAM Journal on Numerical Analysis, vol. 10(4), pp. 760784, 1973.
