The Institute for European Studies hosted "Conversations on European Matters in the Midst of a Pandemic" on May 13th, 2020. A portion of this interview was included in the webinar as a part…

For roughly six decades since the seminal paper of Robbins and Monro (1951), Stochastic Approximation has dominated the landscape of algorithms for solving root finding and optimization problems with…

Juan Pablo Vielma, University of Pittsburgh
In this talk we present two applications of integer programming (IP) to sustainable natural resource management. The first is an application of linear IP…

Tuesday, May 1 at 4:15pm
Frank H. T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Optimization under uncertainty (or dynamic optimization) is widely applicable as most real-world problems require decision making under…

Friday, April 6 at 12:00pm
Frank H.T. Rhodes Hall, 253
Optimization of multidisciplinary systems is critical as slight performance improvements can provide significant benefits over the…

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

Abstract: In this talk, we introduce an optimization-based framework called Generalized Low Rank Models designed to uncover structure in big messy data sets. These models generalize…