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Instructions for cplex can be found here.
A maple session that shows how to solve systems of equations is here.
This can be useful to check your arithmetic for Assignment 1
The full package is available for download at
A nice help page with DOS executable is available at:
How to get a computer account:The prerequisites are
1) Must be taking a CS course
2) Must have paid tuition
From any unix lab workstation (103N, 105N)
1) Log-in username "newuser" password "newuser"
2) Follow the steps
- An account will be created.
Alternative is to use any webbrowser and connect to
High performance workstations available for this
course are in MC110, and
have names: lab110-5...lab110-18
The SOCS Inside-Out Website is a dynamic student initiative which aims
reduce frustration and raise the level of computing competency at McGill.
It can be found on the web at http://www.cs.mcgill.ca/~guide.
Some pointers for those looking for projects:
The Optimization Technology Center
Informs Search of Annual Comprehensive Index Bibliographic Database
Prof. Goffin's home page
Journals to check:
Mathematical Programming, Operations Research, Networks,
INFORS, Interfaces, Management Science