- Series: MPS-SIAM Series on Optimization (Book 10)
- Hardcover: 415 pages
- Publisher: SIAM-Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (September 14, 2010)
- Language: English
- ISBN-10: 0898717027
- ISBN-13: 978-0898717020
- Product Dimensions: 7.2 x 1.2 x 10.2 inches
- Shipping Weight: 2.2 pounds (View shipping rates and policies)
- Average Customer Review: 1 customer review
- Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #811,497 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)
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Nonlinear Programming: Concepts, Algorithms, and Applications to Chemical Processes (MPS-SIAM Series on Optimization)
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This book addresses modern nonlinear programming concepts and algorithms, especially as they apply to challenging applications in chemical process engineering. It relates the material to real-world problem classes in process optimization, thus making the material understandable and useful to chemical engineers and experts in mathematical optimization.
About the Author
Lorenz T. Biegler is the Bayer Professor of Chemical Engineering at Carnegie Mellon University and a Fellow of the American Institute of Chemical Engineers. He has authored or coauthored over 200 journal articles and two books. His research interests lie in the field of computer-aided process engineering, including flowsheet optimization, optimization of systems of differential and algebraic equations, reactor network synthesis and algorithms for constrained, nonlinear process control.