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2004.4.20 I will not have office hours Thursday, but will be in
my office 11:30-12:45 on Wednesday. You can pick up Ass. 4 from me, or from Michel during his office hour 1-2pm. Michel's tutorial notes are posted on the tutorials page.
2004.4.19 Solutions to Ass. 4 posted.
2004.4.15 Sorry, but we are not allowed to do tutorials in the exam
We will keep our office hours next week, and answer questions by email.
Good luck on the exam!
2004.4.2 Assignment 4 is posted, due April 13, 5pm.
2004.3.22 Assignment 3 is posted, due March
2004.3.6 For the third assignment, you will need the following package that solves linear programs:
lp_solve path: /usr/local/pkgs/lp_solve_4.0/lp_solve
This program can be used to solve linear or integer linear programs.
Usage: lp_solve < input_file
An example session is here.
lp_solve is installed on machines in the Trottier labs:
labi-j.cs.mcgill.ca, 1<=i<=9 and 1<=j<=30 (Try i=4 or 6 first)..
Some examples input and output files are here.
The man page is here.
The full package is available for download from the lp_solve home page.A nice help page with windows executable is available at:
2004.3.5 New dates. Tutorials will be held in McConnell 103, 5:30-6:30pm on the
March 17, 24, April 7.
2004.3.1 Michel's notes
from Feb 18 tutorial.
Final Exam: Thu April 22, 2pm, Gym
2004.2.16 The midterm will be held on March
4, Thursday, in class.
It covers all material up to the end of the lecture on February 19.
2004.2.5 Assignment 2 is posted, due Feb 16.
From next week, my office hours are: Tu, Th 11:30-12:30 , McConnell 308.
2004.1.29 Assignment 1 may be handed in until 5pm, Monday
2004.1.27 On Thurs Feb 5 only, the lecture will be in McConnell
2004.1.27 Revision to Assignment 1, question 1. (Use assignments link above).
2004.1.19 Assignment 1 is posted, due Jan 29.
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