Teams (Student or Advisor) are now required to submit an electronic copy (summary sheet and solution) of their solution paper by email too solutions@comap.com as a Word or PDF attachment. Your email MUST be received at COMAP by the email submission deadline of 9:00 PM EST, February 1, 2016. Note you will not receive an auto response.

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*Be sure to change the control number and problem selected. You must still login to the website and choose your problem.

Each team may choose any one of the six problem choices and should submit a solution to only one problem.
MCM Problem A (continuous)
MCM Problem B (discrete)
MCM Problem C (data insights)
ICM Problem D (operations research/network science)
ICM Problem E (environmental science)
ICM Problem F (policy)

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http://www.comap.com/undergraduate/contests/mcm/

MCM: The Mathematical Contest in Modeling
ICM: The Interdisciplinary Contest in Modeling

2016 Contest Problems

MCM PROBLEMS

MCM PROBLEM A: A Hot Bath
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MCM Problem A: A Hot Bath

MCM PROBLEM B: Space Junk
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MCM Problem B: Space Junk

MCM PROBLEM C: The Goodgrant Challenge
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MCM Problem C: The Goodgrant Challenge

MCM_PROBLEM_C_DATA.ZIP

 

 


ICM PROBLEMS

ICM PROBLEM D: Measuring the Evolution and Influence in Society’s Information Networks
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Your ICM submission should consist of a 1 page Summary Sheet and your solution cannot exceed 20 pages for a maximum of 21 pages. Note: The appendix and references do not count toward the 20 page limit.
ICM Problem D: Measuring the Evolution and Influence in Society’s Information Networks

 

ICM PROBLEM E: Are we heading towards a thirsty planet?
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Your ICM submission should consist of a 1 page Summary Sheet and your solution cannot exceed 20 pages for a maximum of 21 pages. Note: The appendix and references do not count toward the 20 page limit.
ICM Problem E: Are we heading towards a thirsty planet?

 

ICM PROBLEM F: Modeling Refugee Immigration Policies
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Your ICM submission should consist of a 1 page Summary Sheet, a 1 page letter to the UN, and your solution (not to exceed 20 pages) for a maximum of 22 pages. Note: The appendix and references do not count toward the 22 page limit.
ICM Problem F: Modeling Refugee Immigration Policies

 

 

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