Past Talks

January 29, 2021:

  • Merve Bodur (University of Toronto), Inverse Mixed Integer Optimization: Polyhedral Insights and Trust Region Methods

  • Ward Romeijnders (University of Groningen), A Converging Benders’ Decomposition Algorithm for Two-Stage Mixed-Integer Recourse Models

December 4, 2020:

  • Alfredo Torrico (Polytechnique Montréal), The Greedy Algorithm: An Effective and Flexible Tool in Submodular Optimization

  • Cheng Guo (University of Toronto), Copositive Duality for Discrete Markets and Games

  • David Bernal (Carnegie Mellon University), Modern Computational Approaches to Nonlinear Discrete Optimization and their Application to Process Systems Engineering

October 23, 2020:

  • Felipe Serrano (Zuse Institute Berlin), Monoidal Strengthening

  • Santanu Dey (Georgia Tech), Sparse PSD Approximation of the PSD Cone

October 2, 2020:

  • Tuomas Sandholm (Carnegie Mellon University), Configuring Algorithms Automatically: From Practice to Theory

  • Andrea Lodi (Polytechnique Montréal), Fair COVID-19 Test Allocation at Roche

July 14, 2020:

  • Jannis Kurtz (University of Siegen), Discrete Optimization Methods for Group Model Selection in Compressed Sensing

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June 23, 2020:

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April 28, 2020: