2006-2007 Decision, Risk, and Operations Seminars

Date/Time Speaker Location
Friday
September 8
12:30-1:30
Professor Sergei Savin, DRO
Title: "Going Bunkers: Inventory Replenishment meets Route Selection"
Uris 306
Friday
September 15
12:30-1:30
Patrick Maillé (Visiting Scholar), ENST Bretagne
Title: "Improving Selfish Routing Through Subsidies: A Stackelberg Approach"
Uris 306
Friday
September 22
12:30-1:30
Wei Ke, DRO
Title: "Placement Optimization at Walt Disney World"
Uris 306
Friday
October 06
12:30-1:30
Professor Gabriel Weintraub, DRO
Title:"Industry Dynamics, Investment, and Market Structure"
Uris 306
Friday
October 20
12:30-1:30
Anuj Kumar, IEOR
Title: "Modeling Sponsored Search Keyword Auctions"
Uris 306
Friday
October 27
12:30-1:30
Xianhua Peng, IEOR
Title: "What Is a Good Risk Measure: Bridging the Gaps between Data, Coherent Risk Measures, and Insurance Risk Measures"
Uris 327
Friday
November 3
12:30-1:30
Itay Gurvich, DRO Title:"Fixed-Queue-Ratio Routing in Call Centers" Ming Hu, IEORTitle: "Finite Horizon Dynamic Pricing of Perishable Assets under Competition"
Stergios Athanassoglou, IEOR Title: "Fair Allocation Over Time"
Uris 333
Friday
November 17
12:30-1:30
Enrico Malaguti, Visiting Scholar with IEOR
Title: "The Vertex Coloring Problem and its Generalizations"
Uris 328
Friday
Decmber 1
12:30-1:30
Professor Jay Sethuraman, IEOR
Title: Title: "Fractional Stable Matchings and their Applications"
Uris 328
Friday
February 23
12:30-1:30
Professor Steve Kou, IEOR
Title: "How to Do Research in Financial Engineering: A Personal Journey"
Uris 329
Friday
March 2
12:30-1:30
Professor Maria Chudnovsky, IEOR
Title: "Perfect Graphs --- Structure and Recognition"
Uris 329
Friday
April 13
12:30-1:30
Professor Mariana Olvera-Cravioto, IEOR
Title: "The Single Server Queue with Heavy Tails"
Uris 329
Friday
April 20
12:30-1:30
Professor Daniel Bienstock, IEOR
Title: "Modeling and Preventing National-Scale Blackouts & Robust Portfolio Optimization"
Uris 327