Antoine Deza, McMaster University, Canada
Since 2004, Antoine Deza has been in the Department of Computing and Software at McMaster University where he holds a Canada Research Chair in Combinatorial Optimization. Since 2008, he has been the Head of the Advanced Optimization Laboratory. He has previously held a faculty position at the Tokyo Institute of Technology, Japan. He has been the Chair of the Fields Institute Industrial Optimization Seminar, the co-organizer of the Fields Institute Thematic Program on Discrete Geometry and Applications, an Associate Editor for Discrete Applied Mathematics, Optimization Letters, and the Journal of Discrete Algorithms, and Guest Editor for 4 others international journals.
He is invited by Miguel F. Anjos. Don't miss his presentation on January 31, 2013.