Descent property and global convergence of the fletcher-reeves method with inexact line search

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If an inexact lilne search which satisfies certain standard conditions is used . then it is proved that the Fletcher-Reeves method had a descent property and is globally convergent in a certain sense.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)121-124
Number of pages4
JournalIMA Journal of Numerical Analysis
Issue number1
Publication statusPublished - Jan 1985


ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Molecular Biology
  • Statistics and Probability
  • Computational Mathematics
  • Condensed Matter Physics
  • Applied Mathematics
  • Mathematics(all)

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