Group for Research in Decision Analysis

Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management

Research involves

Basic and applied research on computerized distribution.

Research relevance

Contribute to improvement of transportation operations in Canada, which account for about 15 percent of national expenditures.

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News

Full Professor Gilbert Laporte was awarded an honorary doctorate from the Université de Liège, Belgium, in recognition of the quality of his work. The insignia were conferred on behalf of His Majesty the King of the Belgians and of the Government of the French Community in Belgium, during a ceremony in Liège on March 24.

Full Professor Gilbert Laporte has been proclaimed the world’s most productive and influential author in operations research and management science by Omega – The International Journal of Management Science.

His 299 publications and 7,486 citations in specialized journals in these two fields earned him his first place in this ranking drawn up in co-operation with the Web of Science (WoS) database.

The award was presented by Maryse Lassonde, scientific director of the FRQNT, during the FRQNT Journée de la recherche held at École de technologie supérieure.

The Prix d'excellence FRQNT, in the amount of $10,000, recognizes the outstanding contributions of university or college researchers in the areas of natural sciences, mathematics and engineering, their international reputation and the benefits of their research for Québec.

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Events

10:30 AM–12:00 PMMay 2, 2018 10:30 AM
GERAD seminar
Simon Thevenin HEC Montréal, Canada
Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management and Chair in Logistics and Transportation
Room 4488, André-Aisenstadt Building, Université de Montréal Campus
10:45 AM–12:00 PMJan 17, 2018 10:45 AM
GERAD seminar
Okan Arslan HEC Montréal, Canada
Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management and Chair in Logistics and Transportation
Room 4488, André-Aisenstadt Building, Université de Montréal Campus
10:30 AM–11:30 AMFeb 15, 2017 10:30 AM
GERAD seminar
Benjamin C. Shelbourne HEC Montréal, Canada
Chair in Logistics and Transportation and Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management
Room 4488, André-Aisenstadt Building, Université de Montréal Campus
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