A Nonmonotone Line Search Method for Regression Analysis ()

Gonglin Yuan, Zengxin Wei

College of Mathematics and Information Science, Guangxi University, Nanning, Guangxi, China.

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College of Mathematics and Information Science, Guangxi University, Nanning, Guangxi, China.

In this paper, we propose a nonmonotone line search combining with the search direction (G. L. Yuan and Z. X.Wei, New Line Search Methods for Unconstrained Optimization, Journal of the Korean Statistical Society, 38(2009), pp. 29-39.) for regression problems. The global convergence of the given method will be established under suitable conditions. Numerical results show that the presented algorithm is more competitive than the normal methods.

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Yuan, G. and Wei, Z. (2009) A Nonmonotone Line Search Method for Regression Analysis. *Journal of Service Science and Management*, **2**, 36-42. doi: 10.4236/jssm.2009.21005.

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