The Toronto Intelligent Decision Engineering Laboratory


J. Christopher Beck J. Christopher Beck
Ph.D. Computer Science, University of Toronto, 1999
jcb@mie utoronto ca

Research Students

Kyle Booth Kyle Booth
Ph.D. Candidate
B.A.Sc. Mechanical Engineering, University of Toronto, 2011
kbooth@mie utoronto ca
Projects: Mobile Robot Task Planning and Scheduling in Retirement Homes, Online Multi-Robot Task Allocation for Inventory Management
Margarita Castro Margarita Castro
Ph.D. Candidate
M.Sc. Industrial Engineering, Pontificia Universidad Catolica de Chile, 2014
mpcastro@mie utoronto ca
Project: Decision Diagrams for Discrete Optimization Problems
Eldan Cohen Eldan Cohen
Ph.D. Student
B.Sc. Computer Science, University of Haifa, 2009
ecohen@mie utoronto ca
Project: Problem Difficulty and the Phase Transition in Heuristic Search, Online Multi-Robot Task Allocation for Inventory Management
Ranjith Kumar Ranjith Kumar
M.A.Sc. Candidate
B.Tech. Production Engineering, National Institute of Technology, Tiruchirappalli, 2016
ranjith@mie utoronto ca
Project: A Social Needs Marketplace Matching Problem
Chiara Piacentini Chiara Piacentini
Postdoctoral Fellow
Ph.D. Computer Science, King's College London, 2015
chiarap@mie utoronto ca
Project: Metric/Temporal Planning, Decision Diagrams for Discrete Optimization Problems
Arik Senderovich Arik Senderovich
Postdoctoral Fellow
Ph.D. Data Science & Engineering, Technion - Israel Institute of Technology, 2017
Projects: Data mining, model learning, Petri nets
Tanya Tang Tanya Tang
M.A.Sc. Candidate
B.A.Sc. Chemical Engineering, University of Waterloo, 2018
Projects: Operations research, batch scheduling, optimization

Alumni and Their Theses

Stefana Filipova "A Formal Analysis of the Propagation for the Ellipsoid Global Constraint and an Application to the Selective Tree Breeding Problem"
Chang Liu "Modeling and Solving the Senior Transportation Problem"
Wen-Yang Ku "Hybrid Exact Methods for Solving Strictly Convex Integer Quadratic Programs"
Tony Tran "Decomposition Methods for Complex Scheduling Applications"
Buser Say "Mixed-Integer Linear Programming Models for Least-Commitment Partial-Order Planning"
Christian Muise "Exploiting Relevance to Improve Robustness and Flexibility in Plan Generation and Execution"
Maliheh Aramon Bajestani"Integrating Maintenance Planning and Production Scheduling: Making Operational Decisions with a Strategic Perspective"
Maher Alhossaini "Remodeling Planning Domains Using Macro Operators and Machine Learning"
Daria TerekhovIntegrating Combinatorial Scheduling with Inventory Management and Queueing Theory
T.K. FengSatellite Scheduling
Lei Duan
Multi-agent Negotiation
Mohammad M. Fazel-ZarandiUsing Decomposition to Solve Facility Location/Fleet Management Problems
Samuel GabrielssonA Parallel Tabu Search Algorithm for the Quadratic Assignment Problem
Shoshana HahnDefining, Modeling, and Solving a Real University Course Timetabling Problem
Ivan HeckmanEmpirical Analysis of Solution Guided Multi-Point Constructive Search
Anna MichalakConstraint Programming for Stochastic Problems
Dave YoonEmpirical Analysis of Local Search Algorithms and Problem Difficulty in Satisfiability

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Tidel 2017
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Tidel 2011
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Tidel 2010
Group 2010

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