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  • Ekaterina V. Shevkoplyas, St. Petersburg State University
  • Fabien Prieur, LAMETA-INRA, Université Montpellier I
  • Antonio Capone, Politecnico di Milano
  • Mabel Tidball, LAMETA
  • Jean-Marie Alain, LIRMM, Université Sciences et Techniques du Languedoc, Montpellier II
  • Henry Wolkowicz, Department of Combinatorics and Optimization University of Waterloo
  • Agnieszka Wiszniewska-Matyszkiel, Institute of Applied Mathematics and Mechanics, Warsaw University

Coralia Cartis, School of Mathematics, University of Edinburgh, Edinburgh, UK

We want to congratulate Dominique Orban, an associate professor with the Department of Mathematical and Industrial Engineering at École Polytechnique de Montréal, who has received the award for the best article of 2010 from Computational Management Science journal, for his article entitled "DrAmpl: a meta solver for optimization problem analysis".

Congratulations to Erik Frenette, directed by Olivier Bahn, which obtained a research grant of $ 4,500 from the NSERC to fund his summer internship.

Congratulations to Laetitia Wong, directed by Michèle Breton, which obtained a research grant of $ 4,500 from the NSERC to fund his summer internship.

The 2011 Journées de la finance mathématique, organized by the Institut de finance mathématique de Montréal (IFM2), rewarded the three best MSc theses of 2010. Mourad El-Hila, of HEC Montréal, took first place. His thesis, entitled Estimation et calibrage du processus GARCH : une étude empirique, was directed by Michèle Breton and Lars Stentoft (Finance).

Gerardo Berbeglia has won the 2010 Mercure Award for the best doctoral dissertation. His dissertation, entitled Complexity Analyses and Algorithms for Pickup and Delivery Problems, was co-directed by Jean-François Cordeau, Full Professor with the Department of Logistics and Operations Management and holder of the Canada Research Chair in Logistics and Transportation, and Gilbert Laporte, Full Professor with the Department of Management Sciences and holder of the Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management.

Last March, the GERAD executive board officially announced Jean-Philippe Waaub (UQAM) as director of the Center from May 1st to April 30th 2015.