Author Archives: Harsha Gangammanavar

INFORMS Annual Meeting 2018, Phoenix

We have two presentations scheduled for the annual meeting this year.

  1. “Stochastic Decomposition for Two-stage Stochastic Linear Programs with Random Cost Coefficients” in SD71 on November 4, 2018, 5:10 PM – 5:30 PM (link)
  2. “New Approaches for Solving Two-stage Stochastic Mixed-integer Programs with Continuous Recourse” in MC01 on November 5, 2018, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM (link)

2017 Lyle Research Seed Funding

I am very thankful to the committee for their support for “A data driven decision support system for coordinated operation of electricity and natural gas”. This project is a multi-departmental effort with Prof. Mohammad Khodayar in the Electrical Engineering department.


SIAM Conference on Optimization 2017, Vancouver. May 22-25, 2017.

Session and talk information: MS113 – A Sequential Sampling Algorithm for Stochastic Multistage Programs.


INFORMS Computing Society Conference 2017, Austin. January 15-17, 2017.

Session and talk information: Session 12E – A computational approach for multi-period stochastic programs with stationary processes.


INFORMS Annual Meeting 2016, Nashville. November 13 – 16, 2017.

  1. SD58 – Energy IV: Two-stage Multi-agent Stochastic Optimization In Power Systems (speaker Shasha Wang)
  2. MA58 – Energy V: A New Computational Method For Rolling-horizon Stochastic Optimization In Power Systems (speaker Site Wang)
  3. TA16 – Energy Systems: Sampling Based Optimization Algorithms For Power Systems Application
  4. TB19 – Computational Methods for Healthcare Applications: Two-stage Stochastic Programming For Vaccine Vial Replenishment (speaker Zahra Azadi