*To*: mathgroup@smc.vnet.net*Subject*: [mg10806] Re: optimize*From*: "Culioli JC" <culioli@cas.ensmp.fr>*Date*: Thu, 5 Feb 1998 00:58:51 -0500*Organization*: Ecole des Mines de Paris*References*: <6b3p7u$rr3@smc.vnet.net>

Holger a écrit dans le message <6b3p7u$rr3@smc.vnet.net>... >I'm a newbie and need help to solve this: > >max Z + 3 y + 5 z given x^2 + 2y^2 + 4z^2 <7 > >A would deeply appreciate answers because I can't seem to solve >(through mathematica 3.0) it by myself. > > You could try the package that I wrote for Mathematica 2.2 and still work with 3.0 (except some anoying messages from time to time). It is called MultiplierMethod.m and works for any cost function and any kind of constraints. The number of variables and constraints should be "small", tat is less than 20-50. See MathSource at : http://www.mathsource.com/cgi-bin/MathSource/Applications/Mathematics/0207-2 89 Cheers jc culioli