Assistant Professor, Operations Research, since August 2010
Division of Economics & Business
Colorado School of Mines, Golden, CO, USA


PhD, Industrial & Systems Engineering, August 2010
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA
Thesis Title: "A Unified State-Space and Scenario Tree Framework for Multi-Stage Stochastic Optimization: An Application to Emission-Constrained Hydro-Thermal Scheduling"
Advisor: Prof. Panos M. Pardalos
  • GOR Dissertation Award 2011
  • Honorable Mention at the INFORMS 2010 George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award

Master of Science Management, August 2010
Warrington College of Business Administration
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Master of Science, December 2007
College of Engineering
University of Florida, Gainesville, FL, USA

Diploma in Mathematics (equivalent to US Master's), July 2006
Discrete and Combinatorial Optimization Group
Ruprecht-Karls Universität Heidelberg, Heidelberg, Germany
Minor: Computer Science
Thesis Topic: "Maximum Stable Set Problem: A Branch & Cut Solver"
Advisor: Prof. Gerhard Reinelt