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.
We are pleased to announce that the winner of the HEC Montréal 2011-2012 MSc Best Paper Award is Jean-Bertrand Gauthier.
Sourour Elloumi, École Nationale Supérieure d'Informatique pour l'Industrie et l'Entreprise, Evry, France
Steven A. Gabriel, University of Maryland, USA
Chen Greif, University of British Columbia, Canada
Antoine Deza, McMaster University, Canada
Christodoulos A. Floudas, Princeton University, USA
Title: Conception d’un outil d’aide à la décision pour l’entrepôt montréalais d’Air Canada Cargo à partir d’un modèle de simulation
Title: Modélisation métabolique pour l’étude des voies de régulation énergétiques enjeu dans la maladie de Parkinson
Title: Un algorithme de génération de colonnes pour le problème de tournées de véhicule avec demandes stochastiques
MATHEMATICIANS TACKLE GLOBAL ISSUES
Georges Zaccour, holder of the Chair in Game Theory and Management, and GERAD member, received the 2012 Roger-Charbonneau Award for the book entitled Games and Dynamic Games, written with Alain Haurie and Jacek B Krawczyk.
Miguel Anjos, Associate Professor at École Polytechnique de Montréal, received the Queen Elizabeth II Diamond Jubilee Medal at a ceremony held by Mitacs in Ottawa on November 28, 2012.
Every year, HEC Montréal salutes its professors’ hard work and excellence at an award ceremony. Two of these distinctions, the Jean Guertin Award and the Pierre Laurin Award, for excellence in teaching and research, respectively, crown the particularly noteworthy careers of individuals who have gained their peers’ highest respect. This year, the Jean Guertin Award went to Professor Richard Déry, while two world-renowned researchers, Gilbert Laporte and Danny Miller, tied for the Pierre Laurin Award.
Congratulations to Claire Lucas, directed by Pierre Hansen, which obtained a Scholarship of $ 4,000 from the HEC Alumni Foundation.
Bastien Talgorn, Research Engineer in Applied Mathematics, France