Dr. Shimrit Shtern Joined the Faculty in 2018. She received her Ph.D. in Operations Research from the Technion in 2015. Between 2015-2017 Shimrit was an instructor and post-doctoral associate at the ORC at MIT.
Her Research focuses on developing models and algorithms for robust optimization and continuous optimization and their applications.
Optimization applications in: inventory systems, estimation and control, statistics and healthcare.
Robust and adaptive optimization.
Algorithms for nonconvex and mixed-integer optimization.
Nonconvex and nonsmooth optimization theorey and algorithms,
First order and primal-dual methods.