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Defence of doctoral thesis in the field of systems and operations research, MSc. Pekka Laitila

Date of Publication: 13.05.2022
Pekka Laitila will defend his doctoral thesis "Advancing incorporation of expert knowledge into Bayesian networks" on 25 May 2022 at 12.15 in lecture hall H304 and Zoom https://aalto.zoom.us/j/67558444604 

The doctoral thesis is available electronically here


A Public Lecture by Prof. Norman Fenton

Date of Publication: 04.05.2022

Professor Norman Fenton will give a public lecture about "Risk Assessment with Bayesian Causal Networks: Smart Data not Big Data" on May 24 at 15:00 - 16:00.

The lecture is arranged remotely on Zoom: https://aalto.zoom.us/j/67558444604  

Find out more here: https://sal.aalto.fi/en/research/aaltosystemsforum/risk-assessment-with-bayesian-causal-networks-smart-data-not-big-data/  


EURO2022 Volunteering

Date of Publication: 15.02.2022

EURO2022 will be the biggest conference on Aalto campus yet. It will attract over 2500 researchers and professionals who bring their cutting-edge expertise in operations research, management science and business analytics to Otaniemi from Europe and all over the world.

We are seeking volunteers for the conference and your help would most definitely be appreciated!

Find more about EURO2022 volunteering here.


Summer Jobs at the Systems Analysis Laboratory - Application DL 25.1.

Date of Publication: 10.01.2022

The Systems Analysis Laboratory is hiring interns for the summer of 2022. See https://sal.aalto.fi/en/contact_information/jobs/summer-jobs/ for a list of topics and more information on applying.


Defence of doctoral thesis in the field of systems and operations research, M.Soc.Sc. Jussi Lindgren

Date of Publication: 14.12.2021
Jussi Lindgren will defend his doctoral thesis "The Principle of Least Action and Stochastic Dynamic Optimal Control - Applications to Economic, Financial and Physical Systems" on 17 December 2021 at 12.15 in lecture hall H304 and Zoom https://aalto.zoom.us/j/63597221776

The doctoral thesis is available electronically here


ACOR and FORS organize EURO2022 kickoff seminar 8.12.

Date of Publication: 26.10.2021

This seminar is a kickoff for the 32nd EURO conference organized in Otaniemi in July 2022. EURO is the main European operations research and analytics conference with some 2,500 participants from around the world. The seminar provides an opportunity to hear about how OR and analytics are being utilized in Finnish companies, and what kinds of opportunities the conference offers for companies in terms of visibility, sponsorship, recruitment, and collaboration.

The event is organized at 4 pm at A Grid, Otakaari 5. Please register here. Visit the seminar web site for more information.


Defence of doctoral thesis in the field of industrial engineering and management, MSc Juha Törmänen

Date of Publication: 07.09.2021

Juha Törmänen will defend his doctoral thesis "Systems Intelligence - Measurement and Modelling" on 16 September 2021 at 12.15 on Zoom https://aalto.zoom.us/j/68364617463.

The doctoral thesis is available electronically here.


Defence of doctoral thesis in the field of systems and operations research, MSc Edoardo Tosoni

Date of Publication: 27.08.2021

Edoardo Tosoni will defend his doctoral thesis "Novel methods of scenario analysis for the probabilistic risk assessment of nuclear waste storage and disposal facilities" on 14 September 2021 at 12.15 in lecture hall H304 and Zoom https://aalto.zoom.us/j/64272127247
The doctoral thesis is available electronically here


Defence of doctoral thesis in the field of systems and operations research, MSc Juho Andelmin

Date of Publication: 13.07.2021

Juho Andelmin will defend his doctoral thesis "Models and Algorithms for Vehicle Routing, Resource Allocation, and Multi-Stage Decision-Making under Uncertainty on 23 July 2021 at 10.15 in lecture hall H304 and Zoom https://aalto.zoom.us/j/63059713880


Professor Raimo P. Hämäläinen awarded at the 21st International Conference on Group Decision and Negotiation

Date of Publication: 29.06.2021

Prof. Raimo P. Hämäläinen is recognized with an Award by the Group Decision and Negotiation Section of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS), in honour of his outstanding contributions to research in the field of Group Decision and Negotiation and/or outstanding contributions to the GDN Section. His acceptance talk can be viewed here


Prof. Fabricio Oliveira receives the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from the Finnish Foundation for Technology Promotion

Date of Publication: 03.06.2021

Prof. Fabricio Oliveira receives the Outstanding Teacher of the Year Award from the Finnish Foundation for Technology Promotion. He teaches optimisation to help solve complex real-life problems. This year was the first time that the recipient of the Teacher of the Year award was an international technology expert.


Defense of dissertation in the field of systems and operations research, M.Sc. Anton von Schantz

Date of Publication: 18.05.2021

Anton von Schantz, M.Sc.(Tech.), defends his dissertation "Numerical simulation and optimization models for socio-dynamical features of crowd evacuation" on Monday 31 May 2021 at 14 at the Aalto University School of Science, remote connection link https://aalto.zoom.us/j/62143003866.