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/* -*- mode: c++; tab-width: 4; indent-tabs-mode: nil; c-basic-offset: 4 -*- */

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/*! \file brent.hpp
    \brief Brent 1-D solver
*/

#ifndef quantlib_solver1d_brent_h
#define quantlib_solver1d_brent_h

#include <ql/math/solver1d.hpp>

namespace QuantLib {

    //! %Brent 1-D solver
    /*! \test the correctness of the returned values is tested by
              checking them against known good results.
    */
00035     class Brent : public Solver1D<Brent> {
      public:
        template <class F>
        Real solveImpl(const F& f, Real xAccuracy) const {

            /* The implementation of the algorithm was inspired by
               Press, Teukolsky, Vetterling, and Flannery,
               "Numerical Recipes in C", 2nd edition, Cambridge
               University Press
            */

            Real min1, min2;
            Real froot, p, q, r, s, xAcc1, xMid;
            // dummy assignements to avoid compiler warning
            Real d = 0.0, e = 0.0;

            root_ = xMax_;
            froot = fxMax_;
            while (evaluationNumber_<=maxEvaluations_) {
                if ((froot > 0.0 && fxMax_ > 0.0) ||
                    (froot < 0.0 && fxMax_ < 0.0)) {

                    // Rename xMin_, root_, xMax_ and adjust bounds
                    xMax_=xMin_;
                    fxMax_=fxMin_;
                    e=d=root_-xMin_;
                }
                if (std::fabs(fxMax_) < std::fabs(froot)) {
                    xMin_=root_;
                    root_=xMax_;
                    xMax_=xMin_;
                    fxMin_=froot;
                    froot=fxMax_;
                    fxMax_=fxMin_;
                }
                // Convergence check
                xAcc1=2.0*QL_EPSILON*std::fabs(root_)+0.5*xAccuracy;
                xMid=(xMax_-root_)/2.0;
                if (std::fabs(xMid) <= xAcc1 || froot == 0.0)
                    return root_;
                if (std::fabs(e) >= xAcc1 &&
                    std::fabs(fxMin_) > std::fabs(froot)) {

                    // Attempt inverse quadratic interpolation
                    s=froot/fxMin_;
                    if (xMin_ == xMax_) {
                        p=2.0*xMid*s;
                        q=1.0-s;
                    } else {
                        q=fxMin_/fxMax_;
                        r=froot/fxMax_;
                        p=s*(2.0*xMid*q*(q-r)-(root_-xMin_)*(r-1.0));
                        q=(q-1.0)*(r-1.0)*(s-1.0);
                    }
                    if (p > 0.0) q = -q;  // Check whether in bounds
                    p=std::fabs(p);
                    min1=3.0*xMid*q-std::fabs(xAcc1*q);
                    min2=std::fabs(e*q);
                    if (2.0*p < (min1 < min2 ? min1 : min2)) {
                        e=d;                // Accept interpolation
                        d=p/q;
                    } else {
                        d=xMid;  // Interpolation failed, use bisection
                        e=d;
                    }
                } else {
                    // Bounds decreasing too slowly, use bisection
                    d=xMid;
                    e=d;
                }
                xMin_=root_;
                fxMin_=froot;
                if (std::fabs(d) > xAcc1)
                    root_ += d;
                else
                    root_ += sign(xAcc1,xMid);
                froot=f(root_);
                evaluationNumber_++;
            }
            QL_FAIL("maximum number of function evaluations ("
                    << maxEvaluations_ << ") exceeded");
        }
      private:
        Real sign(Real a, Real b) const {
            return b >= 0.0 ? std::fabs(a) : -std::fabs(a);
        }
    };

}


#endif

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