- F.E. Curtis, T. Mitchell and M.L. Overton,

**A BFGS-SQP Method for Nonsmooth, Nonconvex, Constrained Optimization and its Evaluation using Relative Minimization Profiles**

Submitted to Optimization Methods and Software, June 2015

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- A.S. Lewis and M.L. Overton,

**Nonsmooth Optimization via Quasi-Newton Methods**

Math. Programming 141 (2013), pp. 135-163

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- F.E. Curtis and M.L. Overton,

**A Sequential Quadratic Programming Algorithm for Nonconvex, Nonsmooth Constrained Optimization**

SIAM J. Optimization 22 (2012), pp. 474-500

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- A.S. Lewis and M.L. Overton,

**Nonsmooth Optimization via BFGS**

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- A.S. Lewis and M.L. Overton,

**Behavior of BFGS with an Exact Line Search on Nonsmooth Examples**

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- J.V. Burke, A.S. Lewis and M.L. Overton,

**The Speed of Shor's R-Algorithm**

*IMA J. Numer. Anal.*28 (2008), pp. 711-720

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- J.V. Burke, A.S. Lewis and M.L. Overton,

**Stabilization via Nonsmooth, Nonconvex Optimization**

*IEEE Transactions on Automatic Control*51 (2006) pp. 1760-1769

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- J.V. Burke, A.S. Lewis and M.L. Overton,

**A Robust Gradient Sampling Algorithm for Nonsmooth, Nonconvex Optimization**

*SIAM J. Optimization*15 (2005), pp. 751-779

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- Go here for Optimization of Eigenvalues of Nonsymmetric Matrices and Roots of Polynomials

- Go here for Nonsmooth Analysis

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