Commit 0c6924ff by davidkep

### clean up index and overview

 ... ... @@ -4,15 +4,7 @@ API Documentation for nsoptim ############################# Algorithms and utilities to optimize non-smooth functions, i.e., to solve .. math:: \operatorname*{arg\,min}_{x} l(x) + p(x) where :math:l(x) is a smooth function called *loss function* and :math:p(x) is a non-smooth function, called *penalty function*. The argument :math:x ise the *coefficient*, and the result of any optimization is the *optimum*. The library makes extensive use of templating to avoid dynamic polymorphism and improve runtime performance. nsoptim is a C++ template library for non-smooth optimization, building upon the armadillo _ library for linear algebra. .. toctree:: :maxdepth: 4 ... ...
 ... ... @@ -2,12 +2,17 @@ Overview ######## Algorithms and utilities to optimize non-smooth functions, i.e., to solve The library porvides algorithms and utilities to optimize non-smooth functions, i.e., to solve .. math:: \operatorname*{arg\,min}_{x} l(x) + p(x) \operatorname*{arg\,min}_{x} l(x) + \phi(x) where :math:l(x) is a smooth function called *loss function* and :math:p(x) is a non-smooth function, called *penalty function*. The argument :math:x ise the *coefficient*, and the result of any optimization is the *optimum*. where :math:l(x) is a smooth function (called *loss function*) and :math:\phi(x) is a non-smooth function (called *penalty function*). The argument :math:x is the *coefficient*, and the result of any optimization is the *optimum*. ************************************ Dependencies and System Requirements ************************************ The library requires at least a C++ compiler compatible with C++ 11 and an installation of the armadillo _ library for linear algebra. The library makes extensive use of templating to avoid dynamic polymorphism and improve runtime performance. \ No newline at end of file