Group for Research in Decision Analysis

Supervised by Alain Hertz, Full Professor at the Department of Mathematics and Industrial Engineering of Polytechnique Montréal, 13 students participated in the Competitive Mathematical Game and finished atop the leaderboard. These games, organized by the French Federation of Mathematical Games (FFJM) and the Society of Mathematical Calculation SA (SCM), are to solve a social problem.

At the scholarship ceremony of the HEC Montréal Offices of the Program Director, on April 21, 2016, Amir Ardestani-Jaafari, PhD student with Professor Erick Delage, won the Esdras-Minville Award for this article:

Amir Ardestani-Jaafari, Erick Delage, "Robust Optimization of Sums of Piecewise Linear Functions with Application to Inventory Problems", Operations Research, 64(2), 474-494, 2016.