Watch the performance of Lê Nguyên Hoang, Polytechnique Montréal, during the competition of the ACFAS, Your thesis defense in 180 seconds.
TITLE: Optimisation de la conception de parcs éoliens par recherche locale
Doctoral student Jean-François Bégin has received an Alexander Graham Bell Canada Graduate Scholarship from the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC), worth $35,000 per year and renewable for three years.
Students from the Combinatorial Optimization (MTH6311) class won first place at the 4th contest Jeux Mathématiques.
On June 1st, Miguel F. Anjos has been promoted Full Professor from the Department of Mathematical and Industrial Engineering of Polytechnique Montréal.
We are pleased to announce that Olivier Rubel (PhD with Georges Zaccour), Graduate School of Management, University of California, Davis, received the 2013 teacher of the year Award in recognition of his Distinguished teaching contribution to the School.
Title: Étude et séparation des inégalités valides pour des problèmes de partitionnement et de couverture
Titre : Scheduling Material Handling in Cross-Docking Terminals
Starting June 1, Ms. Geneviève Gauthier, as the new Director of Department of Management Sciences of HEC Montréal, will take charge of Mr. Denis Larocque’ work which is at this position since June 2010.
Michel Denault and Denis Larocque, Department of Management Sciences, HEC Montréal, will be in sabbatical leave from June 1, 2013 to May 31, 2014.
We want to congratulate three GERAD students who were finalists for the HEC Montréal Mercure Award for the best doctoral thesis of 2012!
David Titley-Peloquin, Centre Européen de Recherche et de Formation Avancée en Calcul Scientifique (CERFACS), Toulouse, France
Title: A Regularized Interior-Point Method for Constrained Linear Least Squares
Title: Treatment of Degeneracy in Linear and Quadratic Programming
Congratulations to Michèle Breton for her nomination as Director in the Office of the Academic Programs Director at HEC Montréal. This appointment is effective June 1, 2013 for a term of three years and may be renewed.
Title: Variable Neighborhood Search Methods for the Dispersion Graph Problems, with Application to Franchise Location Problems
Lê Nguyên Hoang will represent Polytechnique Montréal in the competition of the ACFAS, Your thesis defense in 180 seconds, which will be held on May 8.
Title: Affectation des infirmières aux salles de l’unité d’endoscopie digestive du Centre hospitalier universitaire de Sherbrooke
Title: Problèmes quadratiques non convexes sous contraintes quadratiques non convexes : méthode numérique d’optimisation globale, extensions et applications
On the recommendation of the OIQ Executive Committee, Professor Diane Riopel was awarded, at the Gala de l'excellence 2013, the title of Fellow by Engineers Canada, a privilege reserved for those who have made a remarkable contribution to the engineering profession. Ms. Riopel received the honour for, among other achievements, her support for women in engineering. As a true pioneer in the profession, Ms. Riopel has worked in the Department of Mathematics and Industrial Engineering at Polytechnique since 1978.