Watch the NSERC video of Professor Roussos Dimitrakopoulos, Department of Mining and Materials Engineering, McGill University.
The MIT firsted launch the massive open online course (MOOC) in 2002. A few years later, others leading universities launched their own MOOC, Coursera (Stanford & al.), EdX (Harvard & MIT) which are today the most important one.
Humans seem to have adapted to a diet quite omnivorous. Which means, to get all the nutrients he needs, he should eat a variety of food: fruits, grains, vegetables, tubers, molluscs, meat and fish. But, this diet isn't without consequences. The evolution would have left us torn between the pleasure of variety and the comfort of the familiar. Is this what we mean by the omnivore's dilemma? Luc-Alain Giraldeau explains this dilemma to the radio broadcast Bien dans son assiette.
Two scholarships of $3000 each respectively will be attributed to:
- Herbert Dawid, Bielefeld University
- Mirjana Cangalovic, University of Belgrade
On July 1st, Tamer Boyaci has been promoted Full Professor from the Desautels Faculty of Management of McGill University.
Title: Modélisation et analyse du fonctionnement d’un système de stockage intégré au réseau électrique
Title: Optimisation de la stratégie et du dimensionnement des systèmes hybrides éoliens, diesel, batterie pour sites isolés
Luc-Alain Giraldeau explains the evolutionary and cultural strangeness of our milk consumption at Bien dans son assiette broadcast.
Title: Essays on Economics of Pollution Control
Maria Battarra, University of Southampton, UK
TEDxMontreal is a vibrant and stimulating platform for ideas to clash and connect in unexpected ways. On September 14, a dozen speakers, including Luc-Alain Giraldeau, are given 18 minutes to present the talk of their life. From scientists to engineers, to artists and entrepreneurs, speakers from an array of fields share their perspectives and ideas.
Guy Desaulniers, Department of Mathematical and Industrial Engineering, Polytechnique Montréal, will be in sabbatical leave from June 15, 2013 to June 14, 2014.
Title: Trois essais sur l'évaluation d'options exotiques : options américaines, fonds distincts, et options sur l'électricité
Title: A Comparison Between Linear Programming and Simulating Models for a Dispatching System in Open Pit Mine
In an interview given for the La Presse journal, Miguel F. Anjos, newly Interim Director of the Trottier Energy Institute, explains what have been added to the Specialized Master's Degree in Energy Engineering at Polytechnique Montréal.
Title: Planification stratégique d’une mine souterraine avec teneur de coupure variable
Title: Ordonnancement de projets avec contraintes de ressources dans un contexte incertain