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By Cláudio Alves, Francois Clautiaux, José Valério de Carvalho, Jürgen Rietz

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This booklet presents a postgraduate viewers the keys they should comprehend and extra advance a suite of instruments for the effective computation of reduce bounds and legitimate inequalities in integer courses and combinatorial optimization difficulties. After discussing the classical methods defined within the literature, the publication addresses the way to expand those instruments to different non-standard formulations which may be utilized to a huge set of purposes. Examples are supplied to demonstrate the underlying innovations and to pave the best way for destiny contributions.

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I C; k/ W Œ0; 1 ! C/e is a maximal dual-feasible function, and it dominates fLL;1 . 13) are drawn in Fig. C/e. 3 Improving a Function by Using Its Limiting Behaviour The following four parameter dependent functions uA ; uB ; uC ; uD W Œ0; 1 ! 4, 3) 1 x 1 x Fig. 9 Original fLL;1 . I C; k/ and improved fLL;2 . p ap ap /; if ap pC1 < x < ˇ; ˆ : 1 if ˇ Ä x Ä 1; p; p 2 N n f0; 1g; a 2 . x ˇ p 1 1 ; /; 2 p Cp pC1 1e=pg; p 2 N n f0g; ˇ p 2 N n f0; 1; 2g; a 2 . x I p; a/; ˇ p 1 1 ; /; 2 p Cp pC1 2 where ˇ WD pC1 a for the functions uB and uD .

B) A maximal dual-feasible function f W Œ0; 1 ! Œ0; 1 is surjective if and only if it is continuous. (c) If an extreme maximal dual-feasible function f W Œ0; 1 ! Œ0; 1 is convex on Œ0; 1=2, then f is continuous on Œ0; 1. 10. 0; 1=2 be a fixed parameter for the function fMT;0 W Œ0; 1 ! xI / WD 1; if x > 1 ; : x; otherwise. 16) (a) Show that this function is a maximal dual-feasible function. (b) Show that this function is extreme for Ä 1=4. 4. 11. 6 (p. 28) that if one has the constants ˛; ˇ 2 RC with ˛ˇ > 0 and two different maximal dual-feasible functions f ; g W Œ0; 1 !

B/ and the continuous differentiability of g in U the derivative g0 is also monotone in U. Therefore, g is convex in the needed interval Œ0; 1=2. Regarding h, the same considerations are valid. 3, many functions f W Œ0; 1 ! Œ0; 1, which are convex on Œ0; 1=2, can be proved to be non-extreme. 3, we can avoid the search for the “best” MDFF in a large part of the search area. 3, one must ensure that f is linear in all intervals where f 00 exists. The following lemma may simplify the proofs that a certain MDFF is extreme in the case where the function is piecewise linear.

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