AMPL’s modeling language and system give you an exceptionally powerful and natural tool for developing and deploying the complex optimization models that arise in diverse applications. AMPL lets you formulate problems the way you think of them, while providing access to the advanced algorithmic alternatives that you need to find good solutions fast. It features an integrated scripting language for automating analyses and building iterative optimization schemes; access to spreadsheet and database files; and application programming interfaces for embedding models within larger systems. AMPL works with over 30 powerful optimization engines including all of the most widely used large-scale solvers.
City University of Hong Kong is a dynamic university uniquely located right at the heart of Asia’s World City where East meets West. Established as a University in 1994, CityU now has 3 Colleges and 4 Schools. The College of Business has been consistently ranked as a top tier business school in recent years: 33rd worldwide and 2nd in Asia in the latest UT Dallas Rankings. As a major department in the College, the Department of Management Sciences pursues excellence in research and education, and in service to the society. We aim to be among the best in Asia and worldwide.
FICO (NYSE: FICO) is a leading analytics software company, helping businesses in 90+ countries make better decisions that drive higher levels of growth, profitability and customer satisfaction. The company’s groundbreaking use of Big Data and mathematical algorithms to predict consumer behavior has transformed entire industries. FICO provides analytics software and tools used across multiple industries to manage risk, fight fraud, build more profitable customer relationships, optimize operations and meet strict government regulations. Many of our products reach industry-wide adoption. These include the FICO® Score, the standard measure of consumer credit risk in the United States. FICO solutions leverage open-source standards and cloud computing to maximize flexibility, speed deployment and reduce costs. The company also helps millions of people manage their personal credit health.
JMP® statistical discovery software from SAS is the tool of choice for scientists, engineers and other data explorers worldwide. JMP links dynamic data visualization with powerful statistics, in memory and on the desktop. Interactive and visual, JMP reveals insights that raw tables of numbers or static graphs tend to hide. JMP simplifies data access, cleanup and processing, and makes it easy to share results. It includes comprehensive capabilities for:
- Statistical analysis
- Design of experiments
- Multivariate analysis
- Quality and reliability analysis
- Scripting, graphing and charting, and more