Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science

2013 Edition
| Editors: Saul I. Gass, Michael C. Fu

Infeasible Solution

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DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-1153-7_200319

In general, a proposed solution to an optimization problem that does not satisfy all the constraints. For the linear-programming problem Ax = b, x0, a vector x0 is an infeasible solution if it does not fully satisy the equations or the nonnegativity condition.


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