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John J. Forrest

Honors

1995 INFORMS prize for Research Excellence in the interface between Operations Research and Computer Science for paper with Don Goldfarb.

IBM Outstanding Innovation Award for Optimization Subroutine Library 1989

 

Software

Optimization Subroutine Library - Simplex, Mixed Integer, Parallel, PreSolve (first version), Input/Output routines (approximately 50%).

LAMPS - a current Mathematical Programming System (>90%). MAGIC - a modeling environment closely linked to LAMPS (>70%).

SCICONIC - a current Mathematical Programming System (>50%).

MPSX - a current Mathematical Programming System - work for vector 3090 architecture.

Air Crew Scheduling program, sold to USAir and SouthWest