Collection of Links

This page collects external links, useful for projects with Marco Chiarandini


  • Joseph M. Williams and Gregory G. Colomb. Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace. 9th Edition. New York: Pearson Longman (2007) Style: Toward Clarity and Grace. University Of Chicago Press (1995) Few principles from the book
  • The Elements of Style by Strunk and White, from the wiki entry
  • N.J. Higham. Handbook of writing for the mathematical sciences. Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics, 1998
  • D.E. Knuth, T. Larrabee and P.M. Roberts. Mathematical writing. Mathematical Association of America, 1989
  • That vs which: extracts from Thomson and Martinet, A Practical English Grammar and Williams and Colomb. Style: Lessons in Clarity and Grace.

For PhD students


Graph Theory Books

Links to large graph generators

  • Randgraph Command line tools generating various families of random graphs (e.g, bullseye, hierarchical) in a simple text format. Seth Pettie, Algorithms and Complexity Group - Max Planck Institut fuer Informatik and Vijaya Ramachandran, Department of Computer Sciences - The University of Texas at Austin
  • The Graph Database

C++ Libraries

Graph drawing libraries

Mathematical Software

Math Programming

  • CPLEX for academics from the IBM web page and License key. You probably need to register and get recognised as acedemic. (Issue when installing in ubuntu: solved by

    export PS1="> "

    before launching the installer) You need to set this before working:

    export ILOG_LICENSE_FILE=/home/marco/opt/ilog/access.ilm

    Online Manual 12.7

Software for implementing metaheuristics

Further Software


q* Programming Tools

Collection of CS/OR videos

Author: Marco Chiarandini

Created: 2017-01-04 Wed 09:28