By Jonathan M. Borwein
Optimization is a wealthy and thriving mathematical self-discipline, and the underlying idea of present computational optimization suggestions grows ever extra refined. This e-book goals to supply a concise, obtainable account of convex research and its purposes and extensions, for a vast viewers. every one part concludes with a regularly wide set of not obligatory routines. This new version provides fabric on semismooth optimization, in addition to numerous new proofs.