Refinery Planning Problem
This refinery planning problem is an example of a production problem. In production planning problems, choices must be made regarding what resources to use to produce what products.
More information on this type of model can be found in example # 6 of the fifth edition of Modeling Building in Mathematical Programming by H. P. Williams on pages 258 and 306 – 310.
This modeling example is at the intermediate level, where we assume that you know Python and are familiar with the Gurobi Python API. In addition, you should have some knowledge about building mathematical optimization models.
Request a Gurobi Evaluation License or Free Academic License
Modeling examples are coded using the Gurobi Python API in Jupyter Notebook. In order to use the Jupyter Notebooks, you must have a Gurobi License. If you do not have a license, you can request an Evaluation License as a Commercial User or download a free license as an Academic User.
Access the Jupyter Notebook Modeling Example
Click on the button below to be directed to GitHub where you can download the repository for the Refinery Jupyter Notebook modeling example.
We’re happy to assist you. Please contact us using this form, and a Gurobi representative will get back to you shortly.
- Free Consultations
- General Inquiries
- Gurobi Optimizer Questions
Can’t view the form? Please email us at email@example.com.