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Operational Resilience with Pyomo

Episode #291, published Sun, Nov 22, 2020, recorded Thu, Oct 1, 2020.

This episode is carbon neutral.
Do you have a scientific system that needs optimization or solving? Our guest, on this episode, Clark Petri is here to tell us all about pyomo. This is a library that can solve all sorts of cool problems, linear programming, nonlinear equations, and many other things you can throw at it.

We're gonna solve a really fun diet problem: What is the most nutritious meal that you can eat for the least amount of money? The answer might surprise you a little bit! It's going to be a lot of fun. So listen in to hear about how Clark has used pyomo to do his work and how you might use it in yours.

Links from the show

Pyomo: pyomo.org
Clark on Twitter: @clarkpetri
Center for Infrastructure Defense: nps.edu
Thesis: apps.dtic.mil
I’m not alone in my work post: morenuance.com
handcalcs package: github.com
Diet optimization problem: nbviewer.jupyter.org

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Clark Petri
Clark Petri
Born and raised in rural Northern California, Clark Petri is a data analyst, technical team leader, optimizer, and technology enthusiast. With experience as a senior Naval Officer working in the Pentagon performing analytics, buoyed by over fifteen years of military operations and leadership, he is a lateral thinker with a passionate drive for problem framing and solution implementation.
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