Barbaros Tansel Memorial Lecture

22 March 2016 Comments Off on Barbaros Tansel Memorial Lecture

barbaros_tansel_vefat (300 x 420)The Department of Industrial Engineering invites researchers and  practitioners to attend the third Barbaros Tansel Memorial Lecture Series, named in honor of the late Prof. Barbaros Tansel. A former member of the Department of Industrial Engineering, Prof. Tansel had an irrepressible enthusiasm for research, teaching and learning, and was a source of inspiration for students and colleagues alike.

Wednesday, March 23, at Mithat Çoruh Auditorium

1:30-1:45 p.m. Opening Remarks (Prof. M. Selim Aktürk)

1:45-3:15 p.m. Talk by Prof. John R. Birge (University of Chicago)


“Alternative Pricing Policies and Market Design in Electricity Markets”

3:15-4:00 p.m. Coffee Break

4:00-5:30 p.m. Talk by Prof. Emre Alper Yıldırım (Koç University)

“Copositive and Completely Positive Optimization: Theory and Tractable  Approximations”

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