Group for Research in Decision Analysis

Vašek Chvátal wins the 2007 Frederick W. Lanchester Prize

Vašek Chvátal, holder of the Canada Research Chair in Combinatorial Optimization at Concordia University, and GERAD member, has received the 2007 Frederick W. Lanchester Prize from INFORMS.

The Lanchester prize is awarded for the best contribution to operations research and the management sciences published in English.

Professor Chvátal and his co-authors, David Applegate, Bob Bixby and Bill Cook, have received the prize for the book The Traveling Salesman Problem: A Computational Study, Princeton University Press, 2006.


edited Apr 25, 2014 02:12 PM