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The award was presented by Maryse Lassonde, scientific director of the FRQNT, during the FRQNT Journée de la recherche held at École de technologie supérieure.
The Prix d'excellence FRQNT, in the amount of $10,000, recognizes the outstanding contributions of university or college researchers in the areas of natural sciences, mathematics and engineering, their international reputation and the benefits of their research for Québec.
Çağrı Koç, a postdoctoral researcher at HEC Montréal since October 2015, has received the 2015 OR Society Doctoral Award from the Operational Research (OR) Society, for his doctoral thesis entitled Heterogeneous Location and Pollution-Routing Problems. The winning thesis was co-directed by professors Ola Jabali, Gilbert Laporte and Tolga Bektas.
The Acfas has presented Gilbert Laporte, Full Professor at HEC Montréal, with the Urgel-Archambault award in physics, mathematics, computer science and engineering.
Benjamin C. Shelbourne – HEC Montréal, Canada
Cagri Koç – HEC Montréal, Canada
Thibaut Vidal – Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro, Brazil