New publication!

Atlanta, GA

March 25, 2019

Jackie published her first paper on variable selection algorithm for surrogate modeling. The article can be found here. Congratulations!

Journal of Global Optimization Best Paper Award

Atlanta, GA

April 15, 2019

Dr. Boukouvala won the 2017 Best Paper Award in Journal of Global Optimization for her paper on the global optimization of general constrained grey-box models and its application to pressure swing adsorption. The award carries a 1000 USD prize.  The…

Optimization Letters 2017 Best Paper Award

Atlanta, GA

December 05, 2018

Fani won the 2017 Best Paper Award in Optimization Letters for her paper on the ARGONAUT algorithm for global optimization of grey-box problems. The OPTL Best Paper Award carries a 500 USD prize. The co-author of this paper is the…

Data-Driven PSE lab at INFORMS

Phoenix, AZ

November 04, 2018

Dr. Boukouvala gave a talk at the Annual Informs meeting in Phoenix. The talk focused on recent advances of the lab on data-driven optimization concepts and algorithms.

Data-Driven PSE lab at AIChE

Pittsburgh, PA

November 01, 2018

Jackie and Sophie successfully gave their first talks at AIChE conference. Jackie presented her work on "Spatial Branch-and-bound (sBB) Algorithm for Surrogate-based Optimization" and Sophie presented her work on "Optimization of Data-Dependent Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Problems".