Mathematical Modeling and Optimization An Essay for the Design of Computer-Based Modeling Tools

Computer-based mathematical modeling - the technique of representing and managing models in machine-readable form - is still in its infancy despite the many powerful mathematical software packages already available which can solve astonishingly complex and large models. On the one hand, using mathem...

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Bibliographic Details
Main Author: Hürlimann, Tony
Format: eBook
Published: New York, NY Springer US 1999, 1999
Edition:1st ed. 1999
Series:Applied Optimization
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Collection: Springer Book Archives -2004 - Collection details see MPG.ReNa
Table of Contents:
  • 1. Introduction
  • 2. What is Modeling?
  • 3. The Modeling Life Cycle
  • 4. Model Paradigms
  • 5. Problems and Concepts
  • 6. An Overview of Approaches
  • 7. A Modeling Framework
  • 8. The Definition of the Language
  • 9. The Implementation
  • 10. Selected Applications
  • 11. Conclusion
  • References