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.
March 23, 2016, Wednesday, 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”
For further details, please visit http://www.ie.bilkent.edu.tr.