GERAD researchers have developed models to identify the most economically efficient GHG reduction scenarios and the optimal time to implement them.
Claudia Archetti, Jean-François Cordeau et Guy Desaulniers publient un numéro spécial pour célébrer le 40e anniversaire du GERAD.
Combining optimization and machine learning: applications in vehicle routing, network design and crew scheduling, EURO Journal on Transportation and Logistics, Volume 19, Numéro 4, décembre 2020.
Gilbert Laporte, holder of the Canada Research Chair in Distribution Management, received the 2020 Roger-Charbonneau Award for the book entitled Location Science, written with Stefan Nickel et Francisco Saldanha.
Thirteen GERAD professors appear in a ranking of research citations created in May 2020 and published on the Mendeley website, a search tool belonging to Elsevier, the Dutch scientific publisher.
Mehmet Gumus, Associate Professor at McGill University, created a web app for Covid-19 Analytics so that it calculates the expected end-date for COVID-19 for each country on a real-time basis. The expected end-date for each country is calculated based on the weekly geometric average of daily growth rates. At every hour, he receives new information and update his end-date prediction accordingly. Also, he calculates the expected end-date only for the countries whose new cases are trending down.
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