Friday, July 18

3:15 PM-5:15 PM
(This session will run until 5:30 PM)
Chair: Richard H. Burkhart, The Boeing Company
Tresidder Union, Cypress Room

Optimization and Applications

3:15 Extending the Calculus of Variations to Optimize Dynamic Pricing and Capacity Planning
Susan Y. Chao, University of California, Berkeley; and Samuel Chiu, Stanford University
3:30 Performance of a Differential Levenberg-Marquardt Method
K. J. Anselmo, Air Products and Chemicals, Inc., Allentown, Pennsylvania; and W. E. Schiesser, Lehigh University
3:45 A Multi-Scan Assignment Algorithm
Richard H. Burkhart, The Boeing Company, Seattle
4:00 Implementable Optimization Techniques on Riemannian Manifold with Application in Robust Pole Assignment
Yaguang Yang, University of Maryland, College Park
4:15 Probabilistic Design Optimization Using the FOSM Reliability Method
Abbas Seifi, K. Ponnambalam, and Jiri Vlach, University of Waterloo, Canada
4:30 Interval-Weighted Graph and Its Optimization
Chenyi Hu, University of Houston, Downtown
4:45 Scaled-Gradient Decomposition Methods for Nonnegativity Constrained Optimization
Alvaro R. De Pierro, State University of Campinas, Brazil
5:00 Substitutes and Complements in Assembly Systems
Margarida P. Mello, IMECC-Unicamp, Brazil
5:15 A Discussion of the Saddle Point Algorithm for Large-Scale LP Problems
Shao He Ping, Liaoning University, The People's Republic of China; and Shang Yi, Shenyang Chemical Engineering Institute, The People's Republic of China

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