2007-2008 Decision, Risk, and Operations Seminars

Date/Time Speaker Location
Friday
October 5
12:30-1:30
Natalia Yankovic, DRO
Title: "Nurse Staffing: Patients or Patience?"
Uris 306
Friday
October 19
12:00-1:30
Stergios Athanassoglou, IEOR
Title: "House Allocation with Fractional Endowments"

Thiam Lee, IEOR
Title: "Near-Optimal Sampling-Based Policies for the Capacity Allocation Problem"
Uris 306
Friday
October 26 12:00-1:30
Kyoung-kuk Kim, DRO
Title: "Moment Explosions and Stationary Distributions in Affine Diffusion Models"

Ohad Perry, IEOR
Title: "A Routing Policy for a Two-class Call-center Model Designed to Respond to Unexpected Overloads"

Rishi Talreja, IEOR
Title: "Fluid Models for Overloaded Multi-class Many-server Queuing Systems with FCFS Routing"
Uris 306
Friday
November 2
1:00-2:30
Kunsoo Park, IEOR
Title: "A Sequential Auction-bargaining Procurement Model"
Uris 327
Friday
December 7
12:30-1:30
Zongjian Liu, IEOR
Title: "Sensitivity Estimates From Characteristic Functions"
Uris 306
Friday
February 22
12:00-1:30
Rouba Ibrahim, IEOR
Title: "Real-time Delay Estimation in Multi-server Queues"
Uris 306