A Computer-Assisted Analysis System for Mathematical Programming Models and Solutions: A User's Guide for ANALYZE©

Harvey J. Greenberg

Table of Contents

Preface
Chapter 1 Overview, Installation, and Help
1.1 What you have and how to install ANALYZE
1.2 Overview of ANALYZE
1.3 Some interactive language conventions
1.4 On-line help and documentation
Chapter 2 Anatomy of a Linear Program
2.1 Algebraic form
2.2 Model syntax
2.3 Conditional delineation of rows and columns
Chapter 3 Simple Queries
3.1 The sign-on and interactive conventions
3.2 Basic query commands
3.3 Syntax-based explanations
3.4 Schema view
Chapter 4 Elementary Examples of Analysis
4.1 Price interpretation
4.2 Automatic interpretation
4.3 A case of infeasibility
4.4 A case of unboundedness
Chapter 5 More Analysis Aids and Examples
5.1 Blocking
5.2 Rates of substitution: the RATEOF command
5.3 Using basis information: the BASIS command
5.4 Bound tightening: the REDUCE command
5.5 Using Phase 1 prices: the AGGREGAT command
5.6 A forestry model
5.7 Edit commands
Chapter 6 File Interfaces
6.1 Environment controls
6.2 Dictionaries, documents, help and keyword files
6.3 Execution files
6.4 Matrix and packed files
6.5 Solution files
6.6 Syntax files
6.7 Rule files
6.8 Submatrix, block, schema and graph files
6.9 Setting up an environment for analysis
Chapter 7 More Views
7.1 Block plots
7.2 Step plots
7.3 Table formations and displays
7.4 Graphs of linear programs
Chapter 8 Utilities
8.1 Printer control: HPAGER
8.2 File conversions: CONVFORT and SEQUNF
8.3 Renaming: LPRENAME
8.4 In-core setup: GUPCK
Chapter 9 Algorithms and Heuristics
9.1 Discourse formation
9.2 Path tracing
9.3 Basis rearrangement
9.4 Rates of substitution
9.5 Redundancy test
9.6 Successive bound reduction
9.7 Logical implication tests
Chapter 10 Rulebase Development
10.1 Basic concepts and tools
10.2 Rule file commands
10.3 Simple examples
10.4 Price interpretation
10.5 Testing new rule files

Appendix A: Error Messages
Appendix B: The ANALYZE Libraries
Appendix C: Special Symbols
Appendix D: Bibliography
Index

Last updated: November 29, 1998