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Alumni and students are recognized at annual INFORMS Conference

Several individuals affiliated with ORIE were recognized at the annual meeting of INFORMS, the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences, held in Nashville in November 2015. George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award 2015 Computer Science Ph.D. Eoin O’Mahony won the George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award for his thesis “Smarter Tools for (Citi)Bike Sharing,” which was advised by ORIE Professor and Director David Shmoys. The prize is given for the best dissertation in operations research that is innovative and relevant to practice, and is named for the pioneer in the development of... Read more