Dabeen Lee received the INFORMS Optimization Society Student Paper Prize on October 20, 2019

On October 20, 2019, Dabeen Lee (이다빈), a research fellow at the IBS discrete mathematics group, received the 2nd place prize in the INFORMS Optimization Society Student Paper Prize. This prize was established in 2006 by the Optimization Society of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences and is awarded annually at the INFORMS Annual Meeting for the most outstanding paper in optimization. This year, the INFORMS Annual Meeting was held in Seattle, USA.

Dabeen was awarded for the paper co-authored with his Ph.D. advisor Prof. Gérard Cornuéjols, titled “On some polytopes contained in the 0,1 hypercube that have a small Chvátal rank“. This paper was published in Mathematical Programming in November 2018.

Hiring: The IBS Discrete Mathematics Group (DIMAG) Postdoctoral Research Fellowship (Due: Dec. 1, 2019)

The IBS Discrete Mathematics Group (DIMAG) in Daejeon, Korea invites applications for several postdoctoral research fellowship positions. The deadline for the application is December 1, 2019 Sunday. For more detail, please visit the hiring page.

Welcome Donggyu Kim (김동규), a new graduate student, and William Overman, a visiting undergraduate student in the IBS discrete mathematics group

Donggyu Kim (김동규) and William Overman

The IBS discrete mathematics group welcomes two new students.

Donggyu Kim (김동규) is a new graduate student from July 2019 and is currently a graduate student at the department of mathematical sciences, KAIST.

William Overman is a visiting student from June 2019 to August 2019 and is currently an undergraduate student in California Institute of Technology. His research visit is sponsored by his home university.