Dantzig-Wolfe decomposition

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Etymology edit

Originally developed by George Dantzig and Philip Wolfe, who published in 1960.

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Dantzig-Wolfe decomposition (countable and uncountable, plural Dantzig-Wolfe decompositions)

  1. (computing theory) An algorithm for solving linear programming problems with special structure, relying on delayed column generation for improving the tractability of large-scale linear programs.