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A team of PhD students, solvED, have won the First Place Prize at the 13th AIMMS-MOPTA Optimization Modelling Competition!

Published: Sunday, 29 August 2021 Tags: Optimization

PhD students Yiran Zhu, Syu-Ning Johnn and Andrés Miniguano-Trujillo, with Dr Akshay Gupte acting as faculty supervisor, have won the First Place Prize at the 13th AIMMS-MOPTA Optimization Modelling Competition! This competition ...

Chris Dent is PI of the overall DDI Beacon Data Platform programme being run through the Bayes Centre

Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Chris Dent is PI of the overall DDI Beacon Data Platform programme being run through the Bayes Centre. The School is involved with two of the individual projects: Chris Dent is the PI for a collaboration between the University, ...

Lars Schewe and Miguel Anjos have been awarded a grant by National Grid to collaborate on a research project entitled "Optimal Outage Planning System"

Published: Wednesday, 10 March 2021 Tags: Operational Research Optimization

Lars Schewe and Miguel Anjos have been awarded a grant worth almost £350,000 by National Grid to collaborate on a research project entitled "Optimal Outage Planning System". The project will provide added value ...

Tiffany Vlaar wins Best Student Paper Award at OPT 2020

Published: Tuesday, 12 January 2021 Tags: Optimization

School of Mathematics and MIGSAA PhD Student Tiffany Vlaar attended the OPT2020 (Optimization in Machine Learning) workshop in December 2020 which was held as part of the Neurips 2020 conference. Her presentation "Constraint-Based ...

Des Higham has been awarded an EPSRC New Horizons grant entitled Mathematics of Adversarial Attacks

Published: Tuesday, 5 January 2021 Tags: Applied Mathematics Computational Mathematics Optimization

Des Higham has been awarded an EPSRC New Horizons grant entitled Mathematics of Adversarial Attacks. The grant is built on two observations: Empirical experiments have shown that even the most sophisticated and highly-regarded ...

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, ...