Topical Index to Kathy's Notes

Optimization

1) Pool Marginal Values
4) How Distributed Recursion Solves the Pooling Problem
10) Does Convergence Matter?
19) Successive Linear Programming and Chaos
22) Adherent Recursion Slope Dampening Factors
29) The Solution Print - It's the Answer
30) Unbounded Solutions
35) MPS Format - Reading the MTX file
37) Stream Marginal Values
40) Matrix Analyzer: Seeing the Solution in Excel
41) Plant Pool Component Marginal Values
44) Optimizing Linear Blending
46) Branch and Bound

Using GRTMPS Effectively

2) HXpress Freezing
5) OMNI Settings: Adjusting for Larger Models and Run Speed
6) Stream Sort Order
7) Initial Estimates: Effective Use of a 181 File
11) Effective Use of Spooling
15) Can I Have Two Versions of GRTMPS at the Same Time?
16) Decoding Matrix Row and Column Names
17) GRTMPS Tables for Database Modellers
20) Model, Case, Base/Alternate
26) Creating Solution MDB on Demand
28) Where Did that Stream Go?
31) Recursion Monitor
34) What's Changed? How to Compare Input Data
 

Modelling

8) Price for Crude That Has Already Been Bought?
12) Bounds, Multi-Limits and Groups
24) FIX or MIN=MAX?
 25) Credits - Modelling Incentives on Giveaway
32) Integrated Model Value
 33) Using Recursion Monitor to Review Initial Values
39) Mysteriously Missing Incentives
45) Curvilinear Approximations
47) Vanishingly Small
 

Excel

3) A Search on the Wild Side
9) When a Formula is Treated as Text
13) Go To Special: Errors
18) Paste Special Multiply and Divide
23) The Haverly Add-in
36) Office 2016 Spreadsheet Compare

Miscellaneous

14) What Computer Should I Buy?
21) Maths at the Movies
27) Crypto Puzzle
38) Copying a g5 Setup
41) Backups: Be Afraid
43) Constructive Use of Jet Lag