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Sufficiency of cut-generating functions


  • CORNUEJOLS, Gérard

    (Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University, USA)

  • WOLSEY, Laurence

    () (Université catholique de Louvain, CORE, Belgium)

  • YILDIZ, Sercan

    (Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon University, USA)


This note settles an open problem about cut-generating functions, a concept that has its origin in the work of Gomory and Johnson from the 1970’s and has received renewed attention in recent years.

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  • CORNUEJOLS, Gérard & WOLSEY, Laurence & YILDIZ, Sercan, 2013. "Sufficiency of cut-generating functions," CORE Discussion Papers 2013027, Université catholique de Louvain, Center for Operations Research and Econometrics (CORE).
  • Handle: RePEc:cor:louvco:2013027

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    mixed integer programming; separation; corner polyhedron; intersection cuts;

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