```% Boyd & Vandenberghe "Convex Optimization"
% Joelle Skaf - 10/09/05
%
% The goal is to produce a hyperplane separating x0 and the polyhedron
% defined as {x | Ax <= b}
%           minimize    mu'*x0 - b'*lambda
%                       A'*lambda = mu
%                       norm(mu)* <= 1
%                       lambda >= 0

% Input data
randn('seed',0);
n  = 10;
m  = 2*n;
x0 = randn(n,1);
A  = randn(m,n);
b  = rand(m,1);

% CVX solution
fprintf(1,'Finding a separating hyperplane between the 2 polyhedra...');

cvx_begin quiet
variables muu(n) lambda(m)
maximize ( muu'*x0 - b'*lambda )
A'*lambda == muu;
norm(muu) <= 1;
lambda >= 0;
cvx_end

fprintf(1,'Done! \n');

% Verification
disp('------------------------------------------------------------------');
disp('Note that 0 is in {x | Ax <= b} by construction...' );
disp('Verifying that x0 is separated from {x | Ax <= b} i.e. mu^T*x0 > 0');
disp([' mu^T*x0 = ' num2str(muu'*x0) ]);
```
```Finding a separating hyperplane between the 2 polyhedra...Done!
------------------------------------------------------------------
Note that 0 is in {x | Ax <= b} by construction...
Verifying that x0 is separated from {x | Ax <= b} i.e. mu^T*x0 > 0
mu^T*x0 = 2.7667
```