This 1-day workshop will feature a series of presentations on
optimization. It is a joint initiative between optimizers at
Thompson Rivers University (TRU) and
the University of British Columbia (UBC), Okanagan campus.
Time and Place
August 20, 2020.
All talks will be on zoom.
Contact Heinz Bauschke if you wish to attend the talks.
9:25-9:30: Opening remarks
9:30-10:10: Yana Nec
(TRU): Unconventional optimisation problems: (A) Solving a boundary value problem with no boundary condition (B) Discontinuous curve fitting with no curve
10:15-10:40: M. Abouhawwash
(TRU): Chaotic Multi-Objectives Multi-Verse Optimization Algorithm for Multi-Objective Optimization Problem
(TRU): Hybrid Meta-heuristics algorithms for Nonlinear Systems Problem
- 11:15-11:40: Rick Brewster (TRU):
Broadcast domination, multipacking, and the integrality gap
Ziyuan Wang (UBCO) : The exact modulus of the generalized Kurdyka-Łojasiewicz property
Hui Ouyang (UBCO) : Linear convergence of best approximation mappings in Hilbert spaces
Chaoping Guo (UBCO) : Partitioning States in MDPs: Performance Bounds and Algorithms
Donovan Hare and Charles Jolin-Landry (UBCO) :
Mixed Integer Programming versus Constraint Programming: Performance Profiles of a Sports Scheduling Model
3:40-3:45: Closing remarks