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Byrd, Richard Professor Emerita/Emeritus

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Research

research overview

  • I primarily work on developing and analyzing numerical methods for nonlinear optimization. Special areas of interest are algorithms for large-scale nonlinearly constrained optimization, limited memory quasi-Newton methods, failure of optimization algorithms and optimization methods for statistical machine learning.

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  • numerical methods for optimization, nonlinear programming

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International Activities

global connections related to teaching and scholarly work (in recent years)