Office: 422 Carver Hall

email: lidicky -at- iastate.edu

Office hours: 10:10am - 11:00am MW

Office hours: 1:10pm - 2:00pm T

Section: A

Where: BLACK 1034

When: Mon Wed Fri 9:00 AM - 9:50 AM

Final exam: Dec 16, 9:45-11:45 AM

Lecture syllabus

Lecture log

Blackboard

ISU catalog

Textbook

Free PDF of the textbook for ISU

- HW #1 due to Sep 2 (before class)
- HW #2 due to Sep 9 (before class, question 6 fixed) sage part
- HW #3 due to Sep 16 (before class) sage part
- HW #4 due to Sep 23 (before class)
- HW #5 due to Sep 30 (before class)
- HW #6 due to Oct 7 (before class)
- HW #7 due to Oct 14 (before class) sage part
- HW #8 due to Oct 28 (before class)
- HW #9 due to Nov 4 (before class)
- HW #10 due to Nov 11 (before class) extension +2 days if need sage part LaTeX in on BlackBoard
- HW #11 due to Nov 20 (before class)

- Score from tests and assignments available in Blackboard
- In case that your score on your list and in the system do not match, please let me know so I can correct the mistake.
- If you cannot participate in the class, you can email me scan of your work BEFORE the class.
- There will be some programming HW. In Sage . You can use it online or download to you computer. It is built on Python.
- My favourite solver is APMonitor , because it is online and super easy to use.
- Other usefull books: Combinatorial optimization, Linear programming, Discrete Geometry
- For ordering MyCopy version of the textbook, you may need its ISBN number, which is 978-3-642-24489-6.

I plan take home exams. Unlike hw, no collaborating.

- Exam 1
- Material covered: Chapters
- Date: Oct 14-16

- Exam 2
- Material covered: Chapters
- Date: Dec 2-4

- Final
- Date: Dec 16-17

- You may collaborate on solving the homework. However, every student is required to type the solution (her/him)self.
- HW will be graded by Kevin Moss, Exams will be graded by Kevin and Bernard together such that grading of people related to me is avoided.
- Grading will be double checked by Ryan Martin.
- Final grade assignment will be checked by Ryan Martin.

I will publish some of the workseehts. They are in log