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Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: Kun Date: 1 Jul, 2011 02:58:10 Message: 1 of 9 
I have a local minimization problem for a function which has no obvious function form. I have read the methods in Mathwork. They all need some kind of function form. Does any one know some tool in Matlab to do that? 
Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: Kun Date: 1 Jul, 2011 03:07:12 Message: 2 of 9 
I point out that this is from a very complicated modeling problem. The function with multiple independent variables for optimization can never be obtained. It is also not in an implicit function form. 
Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: TideMan Date: 1 Jul, 2011 04:00:28 Message: 3 of 9 
"Kun" wrote in message <iujd42$shf$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>... 
Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: Kun Date: 1 Jul, 2011 06:50:27 Message: 4 of 9 
"TideMan " <mulgor@gmail.com> wrote in message <iujgos$7lr$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>... 
Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: Krishna Kumar Date: 1 Jul, 2011 07:43:09 Message: 5 of 9 
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Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: Matt J Date: 1 Jul, 2011 08:36:24 Message: 6 of 9 
"Kun" wrote in message <iujqnj$sk$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>... 
Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function From: Alan Weiss Date: 1 Jul, 2011 12:06:06 Message: 7 of 9 
On 7/1/2011 4:36 AM, Matt J wrote: 
Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: Steven_Lord Date: 1 Jul, 2011 13:55:37 Message: 8 of 9 

Subject: how to find local minima of a function with no obvious function form? From: Kun Date: 1 Jul, 2011 17:16:09 Message: 9 of 9 
"Steven_Lord" <slord@mathworks.com> wrote in message <iukjkp$414$1@newscl01ah.mathworks.com>... 
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