Dakota Reference Manual  Version 6.4
Large-Scale Engineering Optimization and Uncertainty Analysis
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Required/Optional Description of Group Dakota Keyword Dakota Keyword Description
(Choose One)
Group 1 npsol Duplicate of method-npsol_sqp
nlssol Duplicate of method-nlssol_sqp
Optional verify_level

Verify the quality of analytic gradients

Optional function_precision Specify the maximum precision of the analysis code responses
Optional linesearch_tolerance Choose how accurately the algorithm will compute the minimum in a line search
Optional convergence_tolerance

Stopping criterion based on convergence of the objective function or statistics

Optional max_iterations

Stopping criterion based on number of iterations

Optional constraint_tolerance The maximum allowable value of constraint violation still considered to be feasible
Optional speculative Compute speculative gradients
Optional max_function_evaluations Stopping criteria based on number of function evaluations
Optional scaling Turn on scaling for variables, responses, and constraints
Optional linear_inequality_constraint_matrix Define coefficients of the linear inequality constraints
Optional linear_inequality_lower_bounds Define lower bounds for the linear inequality constraint
Optional linear_inequality_upper_bounds Define upper bounds for the linear inequality constraint
Optional linear_inequality_scale_types Specify how each linear inequality constraint is scaled
Optional linear_inequality_scales Define the characteristic values to scale linear inequalities
Optional linear_equality_constraint_matrix Define coefficients of the linear equalities
Optional linear_equality_targets Define target values for the linear equality constraints
Optional linear_equality_scale_types Specify how each linear equality constraint is scaled
Optional linear_equality_scales Define the characteristic values to scale linear equalities
Optional model_pointer

Identifier for model block to be used by a method


This is a duplicate. See the method pages here: