2005-2006 Decision, Risk, and Operations Seminars

Date/Time Speaker Location
Friday
September 16
12:30-1:30
Professor Mark Broadie, DRO
Title: "Valuation of Employee Stock Options"
Uris 306
Friday
September 30
12:30-1:30
Melissa Raz, Deming Center
Title: "How to Make Sure Your Audience is Listening"
Uris 306
Friday
October 7
12:30-1:30
Itay Gurvich, DRO
Title: "When Promotions Meet Operations: Cross-Selling and Its Effect on Call-Center Performace"
Uris 306
Friday
October 14
12:30-1:30
David Phillips, IEOR
Title: "Approximation Algorithms and Semidefinite Programming"
Uris 306
Friday
October 21
12:30-1:30
Ashish Jain, DRO
Title: "Dynamic Portfolio Optimization, Duality and Security Design"

Emre Erdogan, IEOR
Title: "Ambiguous Chance Constrained Problems"
Uris 306
Friday
October 28
12:30-1:30
Qian Liu, DRO
Title: "Strategic Capacity Rationing when Customers Learn" Zhidong Wang, DRO
Title: "Optimal Dynamic Allocation Between Taxable and Nontaxable Assets"
Uris 306
Friday
November 4
12:30-1:30
Nan Yang, DRO
Title: "Safeguarding Strategic Supplies: Planning for Disaster" Serkan Eren, DRO
Title: "Pricing And Product Positioning Without Market Information"
Uris 306
Friday
November 11
12:30-1:30
Anuj Kumar, IEOR
Title: "Optimal Procurement Auction with Capacitated Suppliers" Sira Suchintabandid, DRO
Title: "Bounds and Approximations for Multifactor Portfolio Credit" Mehmet Altug, DRO
Title: "Supply Chain Management under Advance Supply Information"
Uris 306
Friday
December 2
12:30-1:30
Professor Nicolas Stier, DRO
Title: "Tutorial: The Price of Anarchy"
Uris 306
Friday
December 9
12:30-1:30
Professor Alp Muharremoglu, DRO
Title: "A Markov Chain Model for Stochastic Leadtimes in Inventory Management"
Uris 306
Friday
April 7
12:30-1:30
Professor Guillermo Gallego, IEOR
Title: "Recent Research Projects"
Uris 306
Friday
April 14
12:30-1:30
Professor David Yao, IEOR
Title: "Utility-Maximizing Resource Control in a Stochastic Network: Limiting Regimes and Asymptotic Optimality"
Uris 306
Friday
April 21
12:30-1:30
Professor Linda Green, DRO
Title: "Capacity Management in Health Delivery Systems"
Uris 306
Friday
May 5
12:30-1:30
Liron Yedidsion, Ben-Gurion University
Title: "Scheduling with Controllable, Resource Dependent Processing Times"
Uris 306