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Prof. Miguel Anjos and Dr. Lars Schewe have taken part in "Not Another Science Podcast"

Published: Thursday, 26 November 2020 Tags: Optimization

Prof. Miguel Anjos and Dr. Lars Schewe have recently taken part in "Not Another Science Podcast". The episode, titled "Everything is Better with Maths: Optimisation", sees them talking about how optimisation can ...

Student Research Article - Ilaria Salerno

Published: Thursday, 5 November 2020 Tags: Applied Mathematics Optimization

PhD Student Ilaria Salerno has written the following article as part of our series of Student Research Articles! Do you know how much energy you use for heating/cooling your home? It's surprising to notice that only a few ...

PhD students from the Optimization and Operational Research group have reached the finals for the INFORMS competition "fORgedbyMachines"

Published: Wednesday, 4 November 2020 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Based on the recommendation of a committee, consisting of Drs. John Carlsson (USC), Anton Kleywegt (GaTech) and Mauricio Resende (Amazon), two teams of PhD students from the Optimization and Operational Research group have reached ...

Student Research Article - Jonna Roden

Published: Thursday, 1 October 2020 Tags: Optimization

PhD Student Jonna Roden has written the following article as part of our series of Student Research Articles! What do bird flocking, printing, beer brewing and nano-filtration have in common? At first glance not much. However, ...

Andreas Grothey and Ken McKinnon have set up a Covid-19 related optimization model

Published: Friday, 24 July 2020 Tags: Operational Research Optimization MSc

Andreas Grothey and Ken McKinnon have set up an optimization model that finds the optimal Covid-19 intervention strategy for Scotland. This is achieved by considering the options of lockdown and contact tracing for different assumed ...

Three School of Mathematics students take part in MOPTA competition

Published: Friday, 17 July 2020 Tags: Operational Research Optimization international

The team "NP Die Hard", consisting of Paula Fermin Cueto, Ivona Gjeroska and Albert Sola from the SoM, have competed in the international MOPTA competition this year. They contested, with the help of their advisor Prof. ...

Edinburgh SIAM-IMA Student Chapter PhD Colloquium 2020

Published: Thursday, 26 March 2020 Tags: Analysis Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics Mathematical Physics Optimization Statistics

The Edinburgh SIAM-IMA Student Chapter PhD Colloquium 2020 (http://www.maxwell.ac.uk/siam-ima/PhDcolloquium2020.html) was held on February 12 at the International Centre for Mathematical Sciences (ICMS). The aim of the event was ...

Research funding from Zuse Institut Berlin

Published: Friday, 6 April 2018 Tags: Operational Research Optimization funding award

Julian Hall has secured funding from the Zuse Institut Berlin.

Impact Accelaration Account Funding Success

Published: Monday, 5 February 2018 Tags: Operational Research Optimization Probability funding award

Jacek Gondzio and Sotirios Sabanis have been awarded a £124k IAA project to work with Aberdeen Standard Investments on an asset portfolio optimisation project.

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.