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Scientists outline plans to reduce the environmental footprint of Brazilian beef

Published: Tuesday, 23 May 2017 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Julian Hall and PhD student, Rafael de Oliveria Silva, with co-authors from SRUC, the University of York and the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation have published a paper on how the country's farmers can meet the rising demands for beef without increasing the amount of farming space used.

Grant Success: Sergio Garcia, Joerg Kalcsics and Jacek Gondzio

Published: Friday, 19 May 2017 Tags: Operational Research Optimization funding award

Sergio Garcia, Joerg Kalcsics and Jacek Gondzio have been awarded an EPSRC grant "IP-Match: Integer Programming for Large and Complex Matching Problems" worth over £0.5M.

Chris Dent awarded Chartered Engineer status

Published: Monday, 20 March 2017 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Congratulations to Chris Dent on being awarded Chartered Engineer status.

Standard Life Investments jointly funding project

Published: Monday, 20 March 2017 Tags: Operational Research Optimization Probability funding award

Congratulations to Sotirios Sabanis and colleagues Jacek Gondzio, Joerg Kalcsics and Sergio Garcia for receiving funding from Standard Life Investments.

Grant Success: Jacek Gondzio

Published: Monday, 20 March 2017 Tags: Operational Research Optimization funding award

Congratulations to Jacek Gondzio who has been awarded a Google Faculty Research Award.

Julian Hall awarded prize for best paper of 2015 in Computational Optimization and Applications

Published: Tuesday, 11 October 2016 Tags: Optimization

Julian Hall, in collaboration with his former PhD student Qi Huangfu, has been awarded the prize for the best paper of 2015 in Computational Optimization and Applications. The article describes the novel numerical linear algebra techniques required by their efficient parallel implementation of the dual revised simplex method.

EPSRC Grant Success: Jacek Gondzio

Published: Friday, 18 March 2016 Tags: Optimization funding award

Congratulation to Jacek Gondzio who has been awarded a three year EPSRC grant entitled "Computational Design Optimization of Large-Scale Building Structures: Methods, Benchmarking & Applications".

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Optimization

Published: Thursday, 18 February 2016 Tags: Optimization jobs

Applications are invited for a 2-year postdoctoral position in the area of optimization with a particular focus on practical methods used in financial mathematics.

MLconf Industry Impact Student Research Award

Published: Tuesday, 8 December 2015 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

The CoCoA [NIPS 2014] / CoCoA+ [ICML 2015] distributed optimization algorithm developed in a duo of papers with two co-authors from Edinburgh (Martin Takáč, Peter Richtarik) has won the MLconf Industry Impact Student Research Award. The award goes to our coauthor Virginia Smith (UC Berkeley).

Postdoctoral Research Associate in Optimization

Published: Friday, 27 November 2015 Tags: Optimization jobs

Applications are invited for a Postdoctoral Research Associate in optimization in the School of Mathematics at the University of Edinburgh, United Kingdom. The post is available from 1st September 2016 for a 3 year fixed ...