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@psimeson I haven't even used TAO, which is included in PETSc. A former collegue of me (at a former company) evaluated some commercially and freely available optimization packages, and one package from sandia or argonne national laboratory was especially extensive. But I think it wasn't NLopt. However, here is a nice survey:
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A: Software package for constrained optimization?

Geoff OxberryI decided to radically edit my answer based on some of the comments. I haven't used TAO. From perusing the documentation, it seems like the only way that TAO can handle constrained optimization problems (excluding the special case of only box constraints) is to convert the problem into a variati...

 

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