Workshop/Seminar by Thomas G. YEUNG on November 30, 2017 Thursday 10:00 at C-126 Part 1: (10:00) Fundamentals of Markov Decision Processes (MDPs) Part 2: (11:30) Presentation of the paper: Raha Akhavan-Tabatabaei, Diana Marcela Sanchez..
Seminar: “Establishing Trust and Trustworthiness in Global Businesses” by Özalp ÖZER, PhD., Ashbel Smith Professor of Management Science, Jindal School of Management, University of Texas at Dallas
In this presentation, we will discuss when, how, and why the behavioral motives of trust and trustworthiness arise to support credible information sharing and cooperation within and across businesses. We identify four building blocks of trust ..
In multivariate (high-dimensional) statistics, recent attractive approaches include copula-based graphical models and specifically so-called pair-copula Bayesian networks. Their attractiveness is largely due to the flexibility that copula mode..
A static model in single leg flight airline revenue management Static models on single leg airline revenue management generally consider booking limits orprotection limits as the main decision variables to control reservation requests. In this..
Seminer: Semih Onur Sezer, “Optimal Dynamic Bidding for Multiple Keywords in Search Based Advertising”
Optimal Dynamic Bidding for Multiple Keywords in Search Based Advertising We consider an advertiser bidding for ad positions on a search engine. Keyword inquiries arrive according to a Poisson process, and at each arrival time the advertiser b..
Seminer: Sinem Özkan, “A New Production Policy for M/M/s Make-to-Stock System and Its Renewal Analysis”
A New Production Policy for M/M/s Make-to-Stock System and Its Renewal Analysis This study considers a production setting of a single-item, make-to-stock production system with parallel production channels, fixed start-up cost and lost sales. ..
Seminer: Mert Paldrak, “An Ensemble of Differential Evolution Algorithms for Real-Parameter Optimization and Its Application to Multidimensional Knapsack Problem”
AN ENSEMBLE OF DIFFERENTIAL EVOLUTION ALGORITHMS FOR REAL-PARAMETER OPTIMIZATION AND ITS APPLICATION TO MULTIDIMENSIONAL KNAPSACK PROBLEM An ensemble of differential evolution algorithms based on a variable neighborhood search algorithm (EDE-V..