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division


Determine how rectangles are subdivided

Specification

Alias: none

Argument(s): none

Default: major_dimension

Child Keywords:

Required/Optional Description of Group Dakota Keyword Dakota Keyword Description
Required
(Choose One)
Divide Along (Group 1) major_dimension (default) Longest edge of subregion is subdivided
all_dimensions All dimensions are simultaneously subdivided

Description

The division specification determines how DIRECT subdivides each subregion of the search space.

If division is set to major_dimension, then the dimension representing the longest edge of the subregion is subdivided (this is the default). If division is set to all_dimensions, then all dimensions are simultaneously subdivided.