Institute for Mathematical Optimization


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Paper accepted

Our paper H. G. Bock, D. H. Cebulla, C. Kirches, A. Potschka, "Mixed-Integer Optimal Control for Multimodal Chromatography", has been accepted for publication in the journal "Computers & Chemical Engineering".

Paper accepted

Our paper A. M. Tillmann and L. Kobbelt, "Structured Discrete Shape Approximation: Theoretical Complexity and Practical Algorithm", has been accepted for publication in the journal "Computational Geometry Theory and Algorithms".

Workshop on exact methods for large-scale Discrete Optimization in SE2A

Date: April 19, 2021

Time: 10:00 - 12:00 and 14:00 - 16:00

Location: BigBlueButton

Organizers: Stefan Helber (LUH), Sebastian Stiller (TUBS), Imke Joormann (TUBS)

Paper accepted

Our paper T. Liu, A. M. Tillmann, Y. Yang, Y. C. Eldar and M. Pesavento, "A parallel algorithm for phase retrieval with dictionary learning", has been accepted at the 46th International Conference on Acoustic, Speech and Signal Processing and will be published in the ICASSP Proceedings 2021.

Paper published

Our paper C. Hansknecht, I. Joormann, S. Stiller "Dynamic Shortest Paths Methods for the Time-Dependent TSP" has been published in Algorithms and is openly accessible here.



Visitor and Postal Address

Technische Universität Braunschweig
Institut für Mathematische Optimierung
Universitätsplatz 2
38106 Braunschweig


For all inquiries, e.g., organization of (oral) exams, please contact our administration office:

Silke Thiel
Universitätsplatz 2, Room 603

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