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Stochastic optimization (SO) methods are optimization methods that generate and use random stochastic problems, the random variables appear in the formulation of the optimization problem itself, which involves random objective functions or random constraints.

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Resnick. Stochastic Search and Optimization • Focus here is on stochastic search and optimization: A. Random noise in input information (e.g., noisy measurements of L(θ)) — and/or — B. Injected randomness (Monte Carlo) in choice of algorithm iteration magnitude/direction • Contrasts with deterministic methods – E.g., steepest descent, Newton.

This book is intended as a beginning text in stochastic processes for stu-dents familiar with elementary probability calculus. Its aim is to bridge the gap between basic probability know-how and an intermediate-level course in stochastic processes-for example, A First Course in Stochastic.

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