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Announcing the finalists of the 2023 INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group Paper Competition

  • 1.  Announcing the finalists of the 2023 INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group Paper Competition

    Posted 09-17-2023 22:25
    The finalists of the 2023 INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group Paper Competition are the following (in no particular order): 
    • Approximate Algorithms for Dynamic Inventory Management on Networks by Levi DeValve 
    • On the Optimization Landscape of Nonconvex Matrix Recovery: When Are Solutions Identifiable by Salar Fattahi and Jianhao Ma
    • Compact Extended Formulations for Low-Rank Functions with Indicator Variables by Shaoning Han and Andrés Gómez
    • Quantifying Spatial Under-Reporting Disparities in Resident Crowdsourcing by Zhi Liu, Uma Bhandaram and Nikhil Garg
    • "Be the Buyer" -- Leveraging the Wisdom of the Crowd in E-commerce Operations by Leela Nageswaran, Yu Kan and Uttara Ananthakrishnan
    • The Power of Simple Menus in Robust Selling Mechanisms by Shixin Wang
     Congratulations to all authors!! Please join us in the Best Paper sessions at the INFORMS Annual Meeting:
    • SE80. INFORMS JFIG Best Paper Competition. Sunday, October 15, 2023, 4:00 PM - 5:15 PM, CC-West 212A
    • MA80. INFORMS JFIG Best Paper Competition II. Monday, October 16, 2023, 8:00 AM - 9:15 AM, CC-West 212A
    The winning paper will be announced during the INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group Luncheon (Monday, October 16, 2023, 12:30 PM - 1:30 AM).
    We would like to thank Jing Dong and Andreas Wächter for serving as the Paper Competition Chairs and all the reviewers.
    Best, 
    INFORMS JFIG


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    Albert S. Berahas
    Assistant Professor
    University of Michigan
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