The convergence of quasi-Gauss-Newton methods for nonlinear problems

S. Kim, R. P. Tewarson

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Quasi-Gauss-Newton methods for nonlinear equations are investigated. A Quasi-Gauss-Newton method is proposed. In this method, the Jacobian is modified by a convex combination of Broyden's update and a weighted update. The convergence of the method described by Wang and Tewarson in [1] and the proposed method is proved. Computational evidence is given in support of the relative efficiency of the proposed method.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)27-38
Number of pages12
JournalComputers and Mathematics with Applications
Issue number8
StatePublished - Apr 1995


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