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A modified Fritz John optimality criterion


A modified Fritz John optimality criterion is presented for a certain class of nonlinear programming problems.

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This research was partially supported by AFOSR Grant No. AF-AFOSR-78-3518.

Communicated by D. G. Luenberger

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Skarpness, B., Sposito, V.A. A modified Fritz John optimality criterion. J Optim Theory Appl 31, 113–115 (1980).

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Key Words

  • Fritz John optimality criterion
  • strict pseudoconvexity
  • pseudoconvexity
  • differentiability