A note on overrelaxation in the Sinkhorn algorithm
Tobias Lehmann, Max von Renesse, Alexander Sambale, and André Uschmajew
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Submission date: 23. Dec. 2020 (revised version: March 2021)
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We derive an a-priori parameter range for overrelaxation of the Sinkhorn algorithm, which guarantees global convergence and a strictly faster asymptotic local convergence. Guided by the spectral analysis of the linearized problem we pursue a zero cost procedure to choose a near optimal relaxation parameter.