The bridge between theory and application in optimization method

Date: | July 23-24, 2012 |

Venue: | Room 111, Research Institute for Mathematical Science (RIMS), Kyoto University (access) |

Contact | Shunji UMETANI (Graduate School of Information Science and Technology, Osaka University) e-mail: umetaniist.osaka-u.ac.jp tel/fax: +81-6-6879-7799 |

**Monday, July 23, 2012**

Time |
Title and speakers |

10h30-11h00 | *Takayuki Okuno, Shunsuke Hayashi, Masao Fukushima and Hiroshi Yamamura A combined smoothing and SQP method for mathematical programs with linear second-order cone complementarity constraints |

11h00-11h30 | *Ellen H. Fukuda, Masao Fukushima and Paulo J. S. Silva Differentiable exact penalty functions for nonlinear second-order cone programs |

11h30-12h00 |
*Tomohiro Ishihama and Takahito Kuno A new convergent conical algorithm with ω-bisection strategy |

12h00-13h30 | lunch break |

13h30-14h00 |
*Susumu Shindoh Optimization of divergences |

14h00-14h30 |
*Ichiro Takeuchi, Kohei Ogawa and Masashi Sugiyama Parametric Programming Approach for Non-convex Problems in Machine Learning |

14h30-15h00 |
*Hiroyuki Sato and Toshihiro Iwai Conjugate gradient method on a Riemannian manifold with application to the singular value decomposition |

15h00-15h15 | break |

15h15-15h45 |
*Toshiyuki Masaki and Takahito Kuno An optimization approach to faster 3D reconstruction |

15h45-16h15 |
*Tsukasa Demizu, Shunji Umetani and Hiroshi Morita Optimal Electric Power Management in a Residential Building Using Photovoltaic and Storage Battery |

16h15-16h45 | *Takashi Hasuike Development of solution algorithm for the critical path under uncertainty using CPM |

**Tuesday, July 24, 2012**

Time |
Title and speakers |

10h30-11h00 |
*Toshihiro Kosaki Computation of Indexwise Stepsizes Considering Reduction of Complementarity Terms in a Primal-Dual Interior-Point Method for Linear Problems |

11h00-11h30 |
*Xiaoqin Hua and Nobuo Yamashita Linear Convergence of the Coordinate Descent Method for the Weighted L1-regularized Convex Optimization |

11h30-12h00 |
*Tomohiko Mizutani and Makoto Yamashita Sums of squares relaxations for concave cost transportation problems |

12h00-13h30 | lunch break |

13h30-14h00 |
*Mirai Tanaka and Kazuhide Nakata On positive definite matrix approximation problems with condition number constraint |

14h00-14h30 |
*Ming Hu and Masao Fukushima Existence, Uniqueness, and Computation of Robust Nash Equilibrium in a Class of Multi-Leader-Follower Games |

14h30-15h00 |
*Hidefumi Kawasaki Discrete fixed point theorems and simplical decompositions |

15h00-15h15 | break |

15h15-15h45 |
*Sukegawa Noriyoshi and Miyauchi Atsushi Sparse formulation for the clique partitioning problem |

15h45-16h15 | *Yuya Higashikawa, Naoki Katoh and Seok-Hee Hong Online TSP for A Class of Pseudo-Planar Graphs |

16h15-16h45 | *Shunji Umetani, Masanao Arakawa and Mutsunori Yagiura A heuristic algorithm for the set multicover problem with generalized upper bound constraints |

- The advances and applications of optimization method, July 21-22, 2011