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Topic: Error running fminsearch
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Re: Error running fminsearch
Posted: Aug 16, 2013 10:48 AM
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Thank you very much. The problem is that although the program is now running, it is far from finding the actual solution. It always gets stuck at a local minima. Does anyone have an idea which solver works better?
The problem is a system of some 6-8 equations (depends on specification), and there is no easy way of updating the variables in order to find the solution mechanically. This is why I tried with some solver in the first place. Apparently it does not do any better...
Any help would be greatly appreciated.



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