# Tagged Questions

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

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### Complicated equation solving

I want to find the maximum point or optimal value $y$ of Rx1[y_, a_, b_]. ...
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### How to plot a table of the results of findmaximum?

Here is my code ...
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### Maximise output issue

When I execute the following command, I get a numerical output as follows: ...
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### NMinimize in one-dimensional Interval

An Interval should be a one-dimensional region, so a region. I tried to minimize a function over an interval, e.g.: ...
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### Packages for Semidefinite programming

This question has already been asked here. I am not sure, whether I should have asked this question as a comment of an old question or in the general programming forum of stackexchange. Moderators ...
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### Black Ovals appeared in my Mathematica notebook [duplicate]

I copied and pasted something from another Mathematic notebook and started getting the same black ovals seen in this question: Colored marks appearing in notebook input text? The suggestion to turn ...
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### Does FindFit use symbolic differentiation?

Does FindFit use symbolic differentiation when optimizing by least squares a non-linear function?
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### How to determine reason for kernel crash? -> Nelder Mead optimisation

I am making use of the Nelder Mead algorithm inside Mathematica's NMaximize to find a parameter set by solving the Schrodinger equation for a given system. (see ...
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### Maximizing the number of zero entries in a matrix

I have a matrix with a bunch of parameters in its entries, they all come in different combinations in different places of the matrix. I can post the matrix itself if requested, but I think what I mean ...
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### Maximum likelihood estimation based on frequency table

I have a frequency table of grades, I'm trying to estimate the distribution as a truncated normal distribution (a grade below 65 is a failing grade and doesn't count). Since I don't have the actual "...
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### Nash equilibrium in game theory?

Are there examples of the solution of Nash non-cooperative games with mixed or pure strategies? How could be implemented in Mathematica 10?
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### My code of plotting a two-variable function is too slow [closed]

I have a code in which my complicated function to be plotted is F(x,p). I would like to graph it for 5 values of p equal to 10^7, 10^8, 10^9, 10^10 and 10^11 for x values between 0.01 and 0.99. All ...