Alberto Santini

Optimisation Algorithms M


Prof Paolo Toth (

Office hours: Wed 11:00 - 13:00, DEI 2nd floor, phone: 93028


Alberto Santini (

Office hours: By mail





Cplex can be obtained in the following ways:

  • Downloading the community edition.
  • Registering to the IBM Academic Initiative and downloading the student edition.
  • Bringing an USB stick on the first day of lab lectures, and getting a copy (Linux, Mac OS, Windows versions available) which you will: 1. only use for the purposes of this course, and 2. delete at the end of the course.

Blank Visual Studio project

A blank Visual Studio project ready to be used with Cplex is here: BlankCplexProject.

CPLEX Documentation

Documentation for the most commonly used CPLEX classes can be downloaded here: These are the same files that you will use during the exam.