References for Math. 655

Please see the course outline for specific references. However, two book to be referenced extensively are
  1. R. B. Kearfott, Rigorous Global Search: Continuous Problems, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 1996.
  2. M. Tawarmalani and N. V. Sahinidis, Convexification and Global Optimization in Continuous and Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Programming, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2002.
  3. C. A. Floudas, Detyerministic Global Optimization: Theory, Methods, and Applications, Kluwer Academic Publishers, 2000.
There will be other references provided throughout the course, such as in this PDF file.

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