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A filter successive linear programming method for nonlinear semidefinite programming problems

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  • In this paper we present a successive linear programming method with filter technique for nonlinear semidefinite programming. Such a method is characterized by use of the dominance concept of multiobjective optimization,~instead of a penalty parameter. The Successive Linear Programming with Filter (SLP-Filter) was used to solve the nonlinear programming (see [8]). In this paper, we extend it to deal with nonlinear semidefinite programming, and prove the convergence of the SLP-Filter for nonlinear semidefinite programming. We report numerical experiments to show the validity of the SLP-Filter method for nonlinear semidefinite programming.
    Mathematics Subject Classification: 65k05, 90c30.


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