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Doctoral Students

  • Matthew Brun (2022 - )
  • Shuvo Das Gupta (2022 - ) Optimal first-order methods.
  • Thomas Lee (2022 - ) Energy market design.
  • Filipe Cabral (2019 - ) Infinite horizon optimization. Electrification of public transportation.
  • Shixuan Zhang's personal website (2017 - ) Multistage stochastic mixed integer nonlinear optimization and multistage distributionally robust optimization.
    • INFORMS Optimization Society Student Paper Prize, Honorable Mention, 2021
  • Kaizhao Sun's personal website (2017 - 2022) Distributed optimization for nonconvex constrained programs. First-order methods for DC programming.
    • First placement: Alibaba US. Damo Academy. Data Intelligence Lab.
  • Amin Gholami's personal website (2017 - 2021) Power system resiliency, stability and control of power systems, machine learning for power systems.
    • Fellowship for Excellence in Research in Energy and Sustainable Systems, ISyE, Georgia Tech, 2021
    • First placement: Senior data scientist, Walmart Global Tech, USA.
  • Bai Cui's personal website (2016-2018) Solvability, fixed points, and stability of complex nonlinear equations with applications to power flow equations.
    • First placement: Postdoc at Argonne National Lab, USA.
  • Jikai Zou's personal website (2013-2017) Algorithms for solving large-scale multistage stochastic integer programs.
    • First placement: Applied Scientist, Amazon, USA.
  • Burak Kocuk's personal website (2013-2016) Nonconvex optimization in energy system operations: Optimal power flow and transmission switching.
    • First placement: Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, Sabanci University, Turkey.
  • Murat Yildirim's personal website  (2013-2016) Sensor-driven condition-based monitoring and generation maintenance.
    • First placement: Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Wayne State University, USA.
  • Alvaro Lorca's personal website (2012-2016) Robust optimization in energy systems operation and renewable integration.
    • George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award, Honorable Mention, 2017
    • First placement: Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Department of Electricial Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, Chile.

Master Students

  • Johannes Milz (2017 Spring) Convexity and quasi-convexity of monotone dynamical systems.
  • Ramon Auad (2017 Spring) Neural networks and Arnold's theorem on the representation of functions of two variables.

Undergraduate Students

  • Sean Kim (2020 Spring) Battery recycling supply chain.
  • Kaizhao Sun (2016 Fall - 2017 Spring) Study convex optimization.
  • Yunjin Sun (2014 Spring) Visualization tools for electric power networks.
  • Jisu Park (2014 Spring) Visualization tools for electric power networks.
  • Hongfan (Kevin) Chen (2013 - 2014) Decision-dependent uncertai

Visiting Students

  • Andy Sun

    Iberdrola-Avangrid Professor in Electric Power Systems

    Associate Professor, Operations Research

    MIT Sloan School of Management

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    Cambridge, MA 02142

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    Phone Number (617) 324-7443

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