a midterm test will be held on Monday, the 30th of October, at 2.30 p.m. up to 6.30 p.m., in the former Dept of Math PC Lab, Ground Floor Coppito 1. The test will be made up of some programming exercises in Gauss or Matlab and on a spreadsheet about the models and algorithms dealt with at lesson. Moreover, a short open end questionnaire about the same topics will be included. The test is open book but students are not allowed to use their own laptop but only workstations in the PC lab. Students interested in giving the test are required to email the instructor at email@example.com before friday the 20th of October.