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Large-Scale Engineering Optimization and Uncertainty Analysis
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initial_point


Initial values

Specification

Alias: none

Argument(s): STRINGLIST

Default: middle set value, or rounded down

Description

The initial_point specifications provide the point in design space (variable values) from which an iterator is started. These default to the midpoint of bounds (continuous design variables) or the middle value (discrete design variables).