February 22, 2017

Version 0.91.3 of the SCFO Solver added to the list of algorithms.

January 10, 2016

Version 0.91.2 of the SCFO Solver added to the list of algorithms. Testing files for the database modified to remove dlmread and dlmwrite routines. The ExpOpt database upgrades to Version 1.3.

June 8, 2015

Test Problem #11: Minimizing the Steady-State Production Cost of a Gold Cyanidation Leaching Process added to the database.

June 5, 2015

Some changes have been made to the code of Test Problem #10: Iterative Tuning of a Fixed-Order Controller in a Torsional System so as to avoid overly large cost function values for certain decision variable choices.

March 11, 2015

The ExpOpt database upgrades to Version 1.2. The testing of algorithms is now automated and is continuously being carried out on dedicated computers.

December 31, 2014

As 2014 ends, the ExpOpt database upgrades to Version 1.1. It is now possible to view the plots corresponding to the results of the individual trials for any algorithm/problem by clicking on the algorithm name in the results table.

December 24, 2014

Test Problem #10: Iterative Tuning of a Fixed-Order Controller in a Torsional System added to the database.

December 12, 2014

Test Problem #9: Batch-to-Batch Tuning of a Temperature-Tracking Model-Predictive Controller added to the database.

December 9, 2014

Test Problem #8: Maximizing Production in a Fed-Batch Reactor with Three Reactions added to the database.

December 1, 2014

Test Problem #7: Maximizing Production in a Batch Reactor with a Reversible Reaction added to the database.

November 17, 2014

Test Problem #6: Maximizing Production in a Continuous Stirred-Tank Reactor added to the database.

November 12, 2014

Test Problem #5: Minimizing the Overall Pumping Effort in the "Trois Bacs" added to the database.

October 15, 2014

Constraint Adaptation added to the list of algorithms.

October 12, 2014

Test Problem #4: Maximizing Electrical Efficiency in a Solid Oxide Fuel Cell Stack added to the database.

October 2, 2014

Initial version of the database officially launched, with three test problems and four algorithms.