Jon Lee on the ‘House’ of Combinatorial Optimization

This is the house that Jack built. Ralph prepared the lot. There were many independent contractors who did beautiful work; some putting on splendid additions. Martin, Laci, and Lex rewired the place. The work continues. But this is the house that Jack built.

Jon Lee, in the preface of A First Course in Combinatorial Optimization

Advertisements

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s