FindMaximum[f, x, ] searches for a local maximum in f, starting from the point x = .
FindMaximum[f, x, , y, , ... ] searches for a local maximum in a function of several variables.
FindMaximum returns a list of the form , x->, where is the maximum value of f found, and is the value of x for which it is found.
See notes for FindMinimum.
See Section 1.6.5.
See also: FindMinimum, NMaximize, Maximize, FindFit, LinearProgramming, D.
Related package: Statistics`NonlinearFit`.
New in Version 5.0.