# Tagged Questions

Questions on the optimization functions of Mathematica such as FindMinimum/FindMaximum, Minimize/Maximize, NMinimize/NMaximize, etc.

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### Minimize sum of array elements subject to conditions

I have array where each point at different times are shown parameters ...
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### Using the Levenberg - Marquardt algorithm to minimize a user-defined function

I wrote a function in Matlab that optimizes another user defined function using lsqnonlin with 'levenberg-marquardt' option. Now, I'd like to use the first to ...
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### Using function calls as arguments of the objective function in Nminimize

I am trying to run NMaximize as follows: ...
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### Numerical optimal control

I was hoping to tackle optimal control using Mathematica in order to learn how I can use Mathematica's built in numerical integration and optimization functions together in order to solve an optimal ...
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### Using ParametricPlot to Display result of Maximize

One would expect that: Plot[f[x],{x,0,1/2}] and ParametricPlot[{x,f[x]},{x,0,1/2}] would always yield identical outputs. ...
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### How to Find minimum and maximum using FindMaximum[] and FindMinimum[]

this is the data that i use to plot. data_damped_osccilation this is my code so far, however it still give me error ...
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### Maximize: specify the range of a parameter

I am trying to do symbolic maximization of a function, and would like to specify the range of a parameter of that function. I am able to set constraints of the variable I am maximizing over, but am ...
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### Max & min distance between two moving points

I am trying to find the minimal and maximum distance between two moving points with Mathematica in an interval. For example, ...
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### Finding a vector many times

I have a vector matrix of profits say prof= {{1, 1, 1, 1, 1}, {2, 2, 2, 2, 2}, {3, 3, 3, 3, 3}, {4, 4, 4, 4, 4}, {5, 5, 5, 5, 5}}; I have a "terminal value ...