Campuses:

This Week

Monday, May 14, 2018
8:00 am - 8:45 am Coffee and registration Lind 400
8:45 am - 9:00 am Welcome and introduction Lind 305
9:00 am - 9:50 am Steady-state convergence
Jim Dai (Cornell University)
Lind 305
10:00 am - 10:50 am Mathematicothermodynamics
Hong Qian (University of Washington)
Lind 305
11:00 am - 1:00 pm Lunch
1:00 pm - 4:30 pm Working groups
5:30 pm - 7:30 pm Social Hour at Sally's Saloon
Tuesday, May 15, 2018
8:30 am - 9:00 am Coffee Lind 400
9:00 am - 9:50 am Control Policies Approaching HGI Performance in Heavy Traffic for Resource Sharing Networks
Amarjit Budhiraja (University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill)
Lind 305
10:00 am - 10:50 am A Network Model for Financial Systemic Risk
David Yao (Columbia University)
Lind 305
11:00 am - 11:50 am Controlled Sensing in Social Networks
Vikram Krishnamurthy (Cornell University)
Lind 305
11:50 am - 12:00 pm Group Photo Lind 305
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch
2:00 pm - 2:30 pm A Dirichlet Process Characterization of RBM in a Wedge
Joshua Reed (New York University)
Lind 305
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm Working groups
4:30 pm - 6:00 pm Poster session and reception Lind 400
Wednesday, May 16, 2018
8:30 am - 9:00 am Coffee Lind 400
9:00 am - 9:50 am Sensitivity Analysis for Reflected Diffusions in Convex Polyhedral Domains
Kavita Ramanan (Brown University)
Lind 305
10:00 am - 10:50 am Asymptotically Optimal Inventory Control for Assemble-to-Order Systems
Martin Reiman (Columbia University)
Lind 305
11:00 am - 11:30 am Dynamic Market Prices for Call Centers with Co-Sourcing Subject to Non-stationary Demand
Sherwin Doroudi (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
Lind 305
11:30 am - 12:00 pm We are on the Way: Analysis of On-Demand Ride-Hailing Systems
Guangwen Kong (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
Lind 305
12:00 pm - 2:00 pm Lunch
2:00 pm - 4:30 pm Working groups
Thursday, May 17, 2018
8:30 am - 9:00 am Coffee Lind 400
9:00 am - 9:50 am Ergodic properties of Lévy-driven SDEs arising from multiclass many-server networks, and ergodic control of a related class of jump diffusions
Aristotle Arapostathis (The University of Texas at Austin)
Lind 305
10:00 am - 10:30 am An Averaging Principle for Two-Time-Scale Functional Diffusions
Fuke Wu (Huazhong University of Science and Technology)
Lind 305
10:30 am - 11:00 am The Method of Chaining for Many Server Queues
Guodong Pang (The Pennsylvania State University)
Lind 305
11:00 am - 1:30 pm Lunch
2:30 pm - 3:30 pm Seminar: Data Recovery, Information Revealing, Tensor Completion and Optimization
Shuzhong Zhang (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
Lind 305
Friday, May 18, 2018
8:30 am - 9:00 am Coffee Lind 400
9:00 am - 9:50 am The Electric Power Grid: Potential Problems with Renewable Sources and New Types of Loads
Michael Polis (Oakland University)
Lind 305
10:00 am - 10:50 am Fluid Models of Parallel Service Systems under FCFS
Hanqin Zhang (National University of Singapore)
Lind 305
11:00 am - 11:30 am The Value of Price Discrimination in Large Random Networks
Ankur Mani (University of Minnesota, Twin Cities)
Lind 305