Defeng Sun

According to our database1, Defeng Sun authored at least 87 papers between 1997 and 2021.

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Ship-unloading scheduling optimization for a steel plant.
Inf. Sci., 2021

An exact algorithm for the unidirectional quay crane scheduling problem with vessel stability.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2021

A Proximal Point Dual Newton Algorithm for Solving Group Graphical Lasso Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 2020

An Asymptotically Superlinearly Convergent Semismooth Newton Augmented Lagrangian Method for Linear Programming.
SIAM J. Optim., 2020

Spectral Operators of Matrices: Semismoothness and Characterizations of the Generalized Jacobian.
SIAM J. Optim., 2020

SDPNAL+: A Matlab software for semidefinite programming with bound constraints (version 1.0).
Optim. Methods Softw., 2020

A multi-stage convex relaxation approach to noisy structured low-rank matrix recovery.
Math. Program. Comput., 2020

An efficient Hessian based algorithm for solving large-scale sparse group Lasso problems.
Math. Program., 2020

On the efficient computation of a generalized Jacobian of the projector over the Birkhoff polytope.
Math. Program., 2020

Learning Graph Laplacian with MCP.
CoRR, 2020

Best Nonnegative Rank-One Approximations of Tensors.
SIAM J. Matrix Anal. Appl., 2019

Efficient Sparse Semismooth Newton Methods for the Clustered Lasso Problem.
SIAM J. Optim., 2019

Computing the Best Approximation over the Intersection of a Polyhedral Set and the Doubly Nonnegative Cone.
SIAM J. Optim., 2019

A block symmetric Gauss-Seidel decomposition theorem for convex composite quadratic programming and its applications.
Math. Program., 2019

On the R-superlinear convergence of the KKT residuals generated by the augmented Lagrangian method for convex composite conic programming.
Math. Program., 2019

Solving the OSCAR and SLOPE Models Using a Semismooth Newton-Based Augmented Lagrangian Method.
J. Mach. Learn. Res., 2019

A Benders decomposition-based framework for solving quay crane scheduling problems.
Eur. J. Oper. Res., 2019

A sparse semismooth Newton based proximal majorization-minimization algorithm for nonconvex square-root-loss regression problems.
CoRR, 2019

On the Closed-form Proximal Mapping and Efficient Algorithms for Exclusive Lasso Models.
CoRR, 2019

On Efficiently Solving the Subproblems of a Level-Set Method for Fused Lasso Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 2018

A Highly Efficient Semismooth Newton Augmented Lagrangian Method for Solving Lasso Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 2018

QSDPNAL: a two-phase augmented Lagrangian method for convex quadratic semidefinite programming.
Math. Program. Comput., 2018

Spectral operators of matrices.
Math. Program., 2018

Linear Rate Convergence of the Alternating Direction Method of Multipliers for Convex Composite Programming.
Math. Oper. Res., 2018

Convex Clustering: Model, Theoretical Guarantee and Efficient Algorithm.
CoRR, 2018

An Efficient Semismooth Newton Based Algorithm for Convex Clustering.
Proceedings of the 35th International Conference on Machine Learning, 2018

Characterization of the Robust Isolated Calmness for a Class of Conic Programming Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 2017

An efficient inexact symmetric Gauss-Seidel based majorized ADMM for high-dimensional convex composite conic programming.
Math. Program., 2017

A note on the convergence of ADMM for linearly constrained convex optimization problems.
Comput. Optim. Appl., 2017

An Efficient Inexact ABCD Method for Least Squares Semidefinite Programming.
SIAM J. Optim., 2016

A Majorized ADMM with Indefinite Proximal Terms for Linearly Constrained Convex Composite Optimization.
SIAM J. Optim., 2016

A rank-corrected procedure for matrix completion with fixed basis coefficients.
Math. Program., 2016

A Schur complement based semi-proximal ADMM for convex quadratic conic programming and extensions.
Math. Program., 2016

A semismooth Newton-CG based dual PPA for matrix spectral norm approximation problems.
Math. Program., 2016

On the Convergence Properties of a Majorized Alternating Direction Method of Multipliers for Linearly Constrained Convex Optimization Problems with Coupled Objective Functions.
J. Optim. Theory Appl., 2016

Sparse estimation of high-dimensional correlation matrices.
Comput. Stat. Data Anal., 2016

A Convergent 3-Block SemiProximal Alternating Direction Method of Multipliers for Conic Programming with 4-Type Constraints.
SIAM J. Optim., 2015

SDPNAL \(+\) : a majorized semismooth Newton-CG augmented Lagrangian method for semidefinite programming with nonnegative constraints.
Math. Program. Comput., 2015

A Convergent 3-Block Semi-Proximal ADMM for Convex Minimization Problems with One Strongly Convex Block.
Asia Pac. J. Oper. Res., 2015

Color name TLD1.
Proceedings of the IEEE International Conference on Information and Automation, 2015

On the Moreau-Yosida Regularization of the Vector k-Norm Related Functions.
SIAM J. Optim., 2014

A partial proximal point algorithm for nuclear norm regularized matrix least squares problems.
Math. Program. Comput., 2014

First order optimality conditions for mathematical programs with semidefinite cone complementarity constraints.
Math. Program., 2014

An introduction to a class of matrix cone programming.
Math. Program., 2014

Algorithm for design of compliant mechanisms for torsional applications.
Proceedings of the IEEE/ASME International Conference on Advanced Intelligent Mechatronics, 2014

Hankel Matrix Rank Minimization with Applications to System Identification and Realization.
SIAM J. Matrix Anal. Appl., 2013

A Proximal Point Algorithm for Log-Determinant Optimization with Group Lasso Regularization.
SIAM J. Optim., 2013

Benders approach for the raw material transportation scheduling problem in steel industry.
Proceedings of the 10th IEEE International Conference on Control and Automation, 2013

An Inexact Accelerated Proximal Gradient Method for Large Scale Linearly Constrained Convex SDP.
SIAM J. Optim., 2012

An implementable proximal point algorithmic framework for nuclear norm minimization.
Math. Program., 2012

A Newton-CG Augmented Lagrangian Method for Semidefinite Programming.
SIAM J. Optim., 2010

Solving Log-Determinant Optimization Problems by a Newton-CG Primal Proximal Point Algorithm.
SIAM J. Optim., 2010

Correlation stress testing for value-at-risk: an unconstrained convex optimization approach.
Comput. Optim. Appl., 2010

Nonsmooth and Smoothing Methods for Nonlinear Complementarity Problems and Variational Inequalities.
Proceedings of the Encyclopedia of Optimization, Second Edition, 2009

Calibrating Least Squares Semidefinite Programming with Equality and Inequality Constraints.
SIAM J. Matrix Anal. Appl., 2009

Constraint Nondegeneracy, Strong Regularity, and Nonsingularity in Semidefinite Programming.
SIAM J. Optim., 2008

The SC<sup>1</sup> property of the squared norm of the SOC Fischer-Burmeister function.
Oper. Res. Lett., 2008

The rate of convergence of the augmented Lagrangian method for nonlinear semidefinite programming.
Math. Program., 2008

Löwner's Operator and Spectral Functions in Euclidean Jordan Algebras.
Math. Oper. Res., 2008

A Dual Optimization Approach to Inverse Quadratic Eigenvalue Problems with Partial Eigenstructure.
SIAM J. Sci. Comput., 2007

A Quadratically Convergent Newton Method for Computing the Nearest Correlation Matrix.
SIAM J. Matrix Anal. Appl., 2006

The Strong Second-Order Sufficient Condition and Constraint Nondegeneracy in Nonlinear Semidefinite Programming and Their Implications.
Math. Oper. Res., 2006

A Smoothing Newton-Type Algorithm of Stronger Convergence for the Quadratically Constrained Convex Quadratic Programming.
Comput. Optim. Appl., 2006

Strong Semismoothness of the Fischer-Burmeister SDC and SOC Complementarity Functions.
Math. Program., 2005

Semismoothness of solutions to generalized equations and the Moreau-Yosida regularization.
Math. Program., 2005

A Squared Smoothing Newton Method for Nonsmooth Matrix Equations and Its Applications in Semidefinite Optimization Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 2004

Sub-quadratic convergence of a smoothing Newton algorithm for the <i>P</i> <sub><i>0</i></sub>- and monotone LCP.
Math. Program., 2004

Solving Karush--Kuhn--Tucker Systems via the Trust Region and the Conjugate Gradient Methods.
SIAM J. Optim., 2003

Semismooth Homeomorphisms and Strong Stability of Semidefinite and Lorentz Complementarity Problems.
Math. Oper. Res., 2003

Complementarity Functions and Numerical Experiments on Some Smoothing Newton Methods for Second-Order-Cone Complementarity Problems.
Comput. Optim. Appl., 2003

Strong Semismoothness of Eigenvalues of Symmetric Matrices and Its Application to Inverse Eigenvalue Problems.
SIAM J. Numer. Anal., 2002

A feasible semismooth asymptotically Newton method for mixed complementarity problems.
Math. Program., 2002

Semismooth Matrix-Valued Functions.
Math. Oper. Res., 2002

Second-Order Algorithms for Generalized Finite and Semi-Infinite Min-Max Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 2001

A further result on an implicit function theorem for locally Lipschitz functions.
Oper. Res. Lett., 2001

Convergence Properties of Nonlinear Conjugate Gradient Methods.
SIAM J. Optim., 2000

A new look at smoothing Newton methods for nonlinear complementarity problems and box constrained variational inequalities.
Math. Program., 2000

Improving the convergence of non-interior point algorithms for nonlinear complementarity problems.
Math. Comput., 2000

A New Unconstrained Differentiable Merit Function for Box Constrained Variational Inequality Problems and a Damped Gauss-Newton Method.
SIAM J. Optim., 1999

Properties of the Moreau-Yosida regularization of a piecewise C<sup>2</sup> convex function.
Math. Program., 1999

On NCP-Functions.
Comput. Optim. Appl., 1999

First-Order Algorithms for Generalized Semi-Infinite Min-Max Problems.
Comput. Optim. Appl., 1999

Quasi-Newton Bundle-Type Methods for Nondifferentiable Convex Optimization.
SIAM J. Optim., 1998

A Trust Region Method for Solving Generalized Complementarity Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 1998

Secant methods for semismooth equations.
Numerische Mathematik, 1998

Global and superlinear convergence of the smoothing Newton method and its application to general box constrained variational inequalities.
Math. Comput., 1998

Newton and Quasi-Newton Methods for a Class of Nonsmooth Equations and Related Problems.
SIAM J. Optim., 1997