Re: About using penalty function in integer optimization

On 3 Jul 2006 19:41:38 -0700, "lindberg" <Linzhichu@xxxxxxxxx>

Penalty function methods are usually used for continuous optimization.
Do you know any paper or book about theoritical/practical use of
penalty function methods in integer optimization?

See the book "Integer Optimziation by Local Search" by Joachim Paul
Walser, Lecture Notes in Artificial Intelligence, vol. 1637,
Springer Verlag, 1999