Efficiency comparison and parameter sensitivity of deterministic and stochastic search methods
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Published by University of the Federal Armed Forces Munich, Faculty of Aero-Space Engineering, Institute of Mathematics and Computer Sciences in Neubiberg .
Written in English


  • Stochastic processes.,
  • Search theory.,
  • Mathematical optimization.

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Edition Notes

StatementK.-J. Böttcher.
SeriesMitteilung aus dem Forschungsschwerpunkt Simulation und Optimierung Deterministischer und Stochastischer Dynamischer Systeme
LC ClassificationsQA274 .B665 1996
The Physical Object
Pagination120 leaves :
Number of Pages120
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL760583M
LC Control Number97157376

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