
ORIE Colloquium: Dorit Hochbaum (UC Berkeley)  Combinatorial algorithms for the Markov Random Fields problem and implications for ranking, clustering, group decision making and image…


Vivek Farias (MIT)  A New Approach to Learning and Modeling Choice
Thursday, November 15, 2012 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Abstract: Modeling how customers choose from among a set of…


Margaret Brandeau (Stanford)  Operations Research and Public Health: Practice and Theory
Thursday, October 4, 2012 at 3:00pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
How can the government of China most…


Avi Mandelbaum (Technion)  DataBased Service Networks: A Research Framework for Asymptotic Inference, Analysis and Control of Service Systems
Thursday, September 27, 2012 at 3:00pm
Frank H. T.…


Michael Ferris (Wisconsin)  The Price of Energy Storage
Tuesday, September 25, 2012 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Uncertainty in forecasts and hourly fluctuations in demand are important…


Stephen Boyd (Stanford University)  Convex Optimization: From Embedded RealTime to LargeScale Distributed
Thursday, September 20, 2012 at 3:00pm
Upson Hall, B17
Convex optimization has emerged…


Jim Dai (Cornell ORIE)  Queues in Service Systems: Customer Abandonment and Diffusion Approximations
Tuesday, September 11, 2012 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Parallelserver queues with…


Ezra's Round Table/Systems Engineering Seminar: Joel CutcherGershenfeld (Illinois)  Stakeholder Alignment in Complex Systems: First Principles for Robust 21st Century Institutions
Friday,…


Mamadou Seck (Delft Univ. of Technology)  Models in Systems Engineering
Friday, October 19, 2012 at 12:00pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
We are confronted nowadays with situations that require…


Soumydip Ghosh
Business Analytics and Math Sciences
IBM TJ Watson Research Center
Friday, September 28, 2012
An Applied Mathematics Perspective on the Smart Grid
The energy infrastructure faces…


Hans Föllmer
Institute for Mathematics
Humboldt Universität zu Berlin
Some Martingale Aspects of Financial Bubbles
We discuss some recent developments in the probabilistic analysis…


Phoebus Rosakis
Department of Applied Mathematics
University of Crete
Continuum Surface Energy from a Lattice Model
In this talk we investigate some connections between the continuum and…


Dani Bassett
Department of Physics
University of California, Santa Barbara
Network Architecture and Predictive Dynamics of Brain Systems
The mathematical study of complex systems facilitates…


Osman Guler
Department of Mathematics and Statistics
University of Maryland, Baltimore County
Friday, October 26, 2012
InteriorPoint Methods and their Broad Impact on Sciences
In 1990s,…


Johan Ugander
Center for Applied Mathematics
Cornell University
Friday, October 19, 2012
Graph Structure Large and Small: Graphs at Facebook
With nearly a billion active users, the Facebook…


Blaise Bourdin
Department of Mathematics and Center for Computation & Technology
Louisiana State University
Friday, October 12, 2012
The Variational Approach to Fracture: Application to…
