Section: Dissemination
PhD Theses

Yuri Faenza has defended is PhD thesis on extended formulations for several polyhedra in combinatorial optimization and related topics. He would defend his PhD thesis in beginning of 2010. Advisors: G. Oriolo and G. Stauffer.

Cédric Joncour started in September 2007. His doctoral study is on 2D packing problems. Advisors: A. Pêcher, P. Pesneau, F. Vanderbeck.

Mustafa Kılınc (Advisors: J. Linderoth and A. Miller) started his PhD thesis in 2006 on Computational approaches for mixed integer nonlinear programming. His defense is planed for 2010.

Guillaume Massonnet started his PhD thesis in September 2009 on cost balancing technics for inventory control with uncertainty. Advisors: JeanPhillippe Gayon, Christophe Rapine and G. Stauffer.

Mahdi Namazifar began his doctoral work in August 2006. His thesis will cover various theoretical and computational aspects of MIP and MINLP. In 2008 he had one paper published in a competitive conference proceedings ( [133] ; this paper was one of only 22 short papers accepted, out of 61 submissions), and is currently working on several others. Advisors: A.J. Miller, M.C. Ferris, and J.T. Linderoth.

Benoit Vignac (Advisors: B. Jaumard, G. Laporte, F. Vanderbeck) has submitted his doctoral research. His defence is scheduled in January.