Michèle Breton, member of GERAD and a Full Professor with the Department of Management Sciences, has been elected a fellow of the Royal Society of Canada (RSC) and will be welcomed into this select group at the induction and awards ceremony on November 28.
The Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics honorific designation is conferred on members distinguished for their outstanding contributions to the fields of applied mathematics and computational science.
We would like to welcome 2 new members of the GERAD since October 9, 2009. Fabrice Mehmet, Permanent Professor at UQAM as well as Mehmet Gumus, Assistant Professor at McGill University.
Professor Gilbert Laporte has received the Robert Herman Lifetime Achievement Award in Transportation Science. The award presentation took place last October 12, at the annual congress of INFORMS, in San Diego.
Professor Michel Perrier has received the 2009 D.G. Fisher Award of the Canadian Society for Chemical Engineering. The award presentation took place last August 25, at the 8th World Congress of Chemical Engineering, in Montreal.
Title: Affectation des types d'avions aux vols avec contraintes de maintenance
Title: A fractional programming approach for choice-based network revenue management
The end of a great season
We are happy to announce that M. Gilbert Laporte is a new member of the Omega Rho Honor Society.
We were happy to know that the FQRNT renewed out subvention for another 6 years for a grand total of 2.34 million dollars.
Here is the list of our professors in sabbatical for the years 2009-2010:
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Title: Une méthode heuristique pour l'affection des avions aux vols avec contraintes d'entretien
We would like to congratulate Ramzi Ben-Abdallah for his prize and the $3000 grant coming along with it for his thesis called "Essays on the Valuation of Derivatives on Long Maturity Treasury Bonds". We would also like to mention that Ramzi was codirected by professors Michèle Breton and Hatem Ben Hameur.
Title: Exact Algorithms for Minimum Sum-of-squares Clustering
We would like to welcome our new GERAD's research group member Raf Jans (HEC Montréal) who joined us on April 17th, 2009.
Congratulations to Professor Marc Fredette for becoming an Associate Professor as of June 1st, 2009!
Le GERAD a vu renouveler sa subvention du Regroupement Stratégique du FQRNT pour les six prochaines années, soit de 2009-2015. Le directeur, Roland Malhamé, souligne l'excellent travail de tous et de toutes ainsi que des contributions des membres impliqués dans cette démarche.
Title: Un simplexe primal amélioré pour des problèmes linéaires dégénérés
Title: Modèle d’affectation pluraliste de passagers dans un réseau de transport en commun