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Matt Adereth on the January 1965 issue of The Computer Journal

by Papers_We_Love

Published June 26, 2017 in Research

This issue contains one of the most important techniques in numerical optimization, the Nelder-Mead simplex method. My qCon talk covers the modern distributed version of this algorithm, but in this talk we’re going to try and understand the historical context by looking at everything else in the journal, from the other papers to the letters to the editor to the advertisements.