El treball del grup comprèn l'optimització numèrica, la modelització de problemes resolubles amb optimització, i l'aplicació de tècniques adients a problemes de l'enginyeria, la indústria, la logística i les tecnologies de la informació. L'optimització numèrica inclou l'estudi de les propietats del problemes estudiats, l'anàlisi de nous algorismes d'optimització (lineal, no lineal, contínua, entera i combinatòria), el desenvolupament de procediments numèrics per a la seva implementació computacional eficient i la comparació amb algorismes previs, si existeixen. La part de modelització implica la cerca de formulacions escaients que permetin la resolució de problemes reals, sovint de gran dimensió. Els problemes reals en que el grup està treballant actualment són: protecció i privacitat de dades estadístiques; i generació òptima d'electricitat en un entorn multimercat.

http://futur.upc.edu/GNOM

The group works on both the numerical optimisation and the modelling of problems that can be solved through optimisation. Its work on numerical optimisation includes the analysis of new optimisation algorithms (linear, nonlinear, continuous and integer) and their convergence, the development of numerical procedures for their efficient computational implementation, and the comparison to existing algorithms. The work on modelling focuses on the solution of real problems, which are often large-scale, by finding an equivalentmathematical formulation leading to an optimisation problem, and applying a suitable solver, that has either been specially developed or is commercially available. The modelling languages that are available are used.

http://futur.upc.edu/GNOM

The group works on both the numerical optimisation and the modelling of problems that can be solved through optimisation. Its work on numerical optimisation includes the analysis of new optimisation algorithms (linear, nonlinear, continuous and integer) and their convergence, the development of numerical procedures for their efficient computational implementation, and the comparison to existing algorithms. The work on modelling focuses on the solution of real problems, which are often large-scale, by finding an equivalentmathematical formulation leading to an optimisation problem, and applying a suitable solver, that has either been specially developed or is commercially available. The modelling languages that are available are used.

http://futur.upc.edu/GNOM

Enviaments recents

  • Comparison of production strategies and degree of postponement when incorporating additive manufacturing to product supply chains 

    Minguella Canela, Joaquim; Muguruza Blanco, Asier; Bonada Bo, Jordi; Ramón Lumbierres, Daniel Jacobo; Heredia, F.-Javier (Francisco Javier); Gimeno Feu, Robert; Guo, Ping; Hamilton, Mary; Shastry, Kiron; Webb, Sunny (Elsevier, 2017)
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    The best-selling products manufactured nowadays are made in long series along rigid product value chains. Product repetition and continuous/stable manufacturing is seen as a chance for achieving economies of scale. ...
  • On geometrical properties of preconditioners in IPMs for classes of block-angular problems 

    Castro Pérez, Jordi; Nasini, Stefano (2017)
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    One of the most efficient interior-point methods for some classes of block-angular structured problems solves the normal equations by a combination of Cholesky factorizations and preconditioned conjugate gradient for, ...
  • A linear optimization based method for data privacy in statistical tabular data 

    Castro Pérez, Jordi; González Alastrué, José Antonio (2017-06-15)
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    National Statistical Agencies routinely disseminate large amount of data. Prior to dissemination these data have to be protected to avoid releasing confidential information. Controlled tabular adjustment (CTA) is one of ...
  • The probabilistic p-center problem: Planning service for potential customers 

    Martínez Merino, Luisa I.; Albareda Sambola, Maria; Rodríguez Chía, Antonio Manuel (Elsevier, 2017-10-16)
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    This work deals with the probabilistic p-center problem, which aims at minimizing the expected maximum distance between any site with demand and its center, considering that each site has demand with a specific probability. ...
  • Optimización de costos logísticos: un caso de estudio de una empresa de plásticos 

    Mata Pérez, Miguel; Heredia, F.-Javier (Francisco Javier); Morales Carreón, Claudia Maribel (2016)
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    Hoy en día los costos logísticos representan una gran oportunidad de mejora para las empresas siendo los costos de transporte y los costos de inventario los más representativos. En este trabajo se presenta un estudio de ...
  • Taking advantage of unexpected WebCONSORT results 

    Cobo Valeri, Erik; González Alastrué, José Antonio (2016)
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    To estimate treatment effects, trials are initiated by randomising patients to the interventions under study and finish by comparing patient evolution. In order to improve the trial report, the CONSORT statement provides ...
  • A second order cone formulation of continuous CTA model 

    Lesaja, Goran; Castro Pérez, Jordi; Oganian, Anna (Springer, 2016)
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    In this paper we consider a minimum distance Controlled Tabular Adjustment (CTA) model for statistical disclosure limitation (control) of tabular data. The goal of the CTA model is to find the closest safe table to some ...
  • Revisiting interval protection, a.k.a. partial cell suppression, for tabular data 

    Castro Pérez, Jordi; Via Baraldés, Anna (Springer, 2016)
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    Interval protection or partial cell suppression was introduced in “M. Fischetti, J.-J. Salazar, Partial cell suppression: A new methodology for statistical disclosure control, Statistics and Computing, 13, 13–21, 2003” as ...
  • Hub network design problems with profits 

    Alibeyg, Armaghan; Contreras Aguilar, Ivan; Fernández Aréizaga, Elena (2016-12-01)
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    This paper presents a class of hub network design problems with profit-oriented objectives, which extend several families of classical hub location problems. Potential applications arise in the design of air and ground ...
  • Introducing capacitaties in the location of unreliable facilities 

    Albareda Sambola, Maria; Landete, Mercedes; Monge Ivars, Juan Francisco; Sainz Pardo, José Luis (Elsevier, 2017-05-16)
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    The goal of this paper is to introduce facility capacities into the Reliability Fixed-Charge Location Problem in a sensible way. To this end, we develop and compare different models, which represent a tradeoff between the ...

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