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SIAM Activity Group on Optimization

This activity group fosters the development of optimization theory, methods, and software -- and in particular the development and analysis of efficient and effective methods, as well as their implementation in high-quality software. It provides and encourages an environment for interaction among applied mathematicians, computer scientists, engineers, scientists, and others active in optimization.

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science, engineering, economics, and finance, including its use in machine learning; development of optimization theory, methods, and software

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SIAM Activity Groups provide a more focused forum for SIAM members interested in exploring one of the areas of applied mathematics, computational science, or applications. Get connected.
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Activity Group Archives


Activity Group Archives

2017-2019

Chair: Tamas Terlaky
Vice Chair: Andreas Waechter
Program Director: Michael Friedlander
Secretary: James Luedtke

2014-2016

Chair: Juan Meza
Vice Chair: Martine Labbe
Program Director: Michael Friedlander
Secretary/Treasurer: Kim Chuan Toh
Newsletter Editor: Jennifer Erway and Stefan Wild

2011-2013

Chair: Michael Todd
Vice Chair: Mihai Anitescu
Program Director: Miguel Anjos
Secretary/Treasurer: Marina Epelman
Newsletter Editor: Sven Leyffer and Franz Rendl 

2008-2010

Chair: Michael Ferris
Vice Chair: Yinyu Ye
Program Director: Stephen Vavasis
Secretary/Treasurer: S. Thomas McCormick
Newsletter Editor: Sven Leyffer 

2004-2007

Chair: Kurt M. Anstreicher
Vice Chair: Robert Vanderbei
Program Director: Sven Leyffer
Secretary/Treasurer: Kees Roos
Newsletter Editor: Luis N. Vicente 

2001-2003

Chair: Henry Wolkowicz
Vice Chair: Phillipe L. Toint
Program Director: Anders Forsgren
Secretary/Treasurer: Natalia M Alexandrov
Newsletter Editor: Jos Sturm