Table 1: The test problems.

Number Function name

P1 Generalized Tridiagonal 1
P2 Extended Himmelblau
P3 Liarwhd
P4 Diagonal 7
P5 Diagonal 8
P6 Nonscomp
P7 Cosine
P8 Hager
P9 Diagonal 2
P10 Raydan 1
P11 Extended Penalty
P12 Diagonal 3
P13 Generalized Quartic
P14 Power
P15 Extended Denschnf
P16 Perturbed Tridiagonal Quadratic
P17 Extended Denschnb
P18 Raydan 2
P19 Almost Perturbed Quadratic
P20 Extended BD1
P21 Extebded Tet
P22 Extended Denschnb
P23 Arwhead
P24Extended Tridiagonal 2
P25 Quartc
P26Extended Maratos
P27 Engval 1
P28Extended Quadratic Exponential EP1