Professor Miguel F. Anjos, Department of Mathematical and Industrial Engineering, Polytechnique Montréal, Montreal, Canada, visited February 1-3, 2017. He gave a talk on "Optimization for demand response in smart grids".
Professor François-Charles Wolff, from the University of Nantes, France, visited the centre on December 12, 2016.He gave a talk on “Hedonic pricing models in offshore markets”.
Dr Jamie Fairbrother, Lancaster University, England, visited the centre in November 2016 to discuss further joint research on stochastic programming methodology.
Dr. Bismark Singh, The University of Texas at Austin, visited the centre in October 2106, and gave a talk on "Stochastic optimization related to wind energy production".
Professor Tamás Terlaky, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, PA, USA, visited November 1-3, 2016. He gave a talk on a "A polynomial column-wise rescaling Von Neumann algorithm".
Associate Professor Barrett Thomas, Iowa State University visited the centre in October 2016, gave a talk on "Stochastic vehicle routing, and initiated joint research activities on the same subject".
Professor Ted Ralphs, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Lehigh University, PA, USA, visited Septermber 21-23, 2016. He gave a talk on "Duality, multilever optimization, and game theory: algorithms and applications".
Associate Professor Cristóbal Miralles, Industrial Engineering School of UPV-Universidad Politécnica de Valencia, Spain, visited May 26-27, 2016. He gave a talk on "Ethics in decision science: applied visions from the EURO working group".
Associate Professor Ruibin Bai, The University of Nottingham Ningbo, China, visited July 7-11, 2015. He gave a talk on "Vehicle routing and discussed further cooperation with the center".
Ph.D. Student Vishnu Prakash, UCL Energy Institute in London, visited June 9-10, 2015. He presented a joint research paper at a seminar for our CARGOMAP project and discussed future activities.
Professor Teodor Gabriel Crainic, UQAM and CIRRELT, Montreal Canada, visited March 11-19, 2015. He gave talks on "City Logistics and Location-Routing problems", while giving useful input to several of the PhD students. As a net result, he is now co-supervisor for Seyed Mostafa Mirhedayatian.