Re: [Rd] interior point methods, automatic differentiation in R

From: Ian Fiske <>
Date: Wed, 18 Feb 2009 20:23:04 -0800 (PST)

Regarding interior point methods, you can find a list of relevant packages in the Optimization and Mathematical Programming Task View at But it doesn't look like there is anything like an interface to a comprehensive interior point method program. Linking to ipopt might be a worthwhile investment of someone's time...

Ian Fiske

David Scherrer-2 wrote:
> Dear all,
> I'm wondering if there are some ongoing projects for interior point
> methods
> in R (e.g. linking ipopt from Coin written in C++ to R) and for automatic
> differentiation in R (e.g. linking openAD available in C++ and Fortran) ?
> Many thanks,
> David
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