We investigate the main Integer and Continuous Optimization domains under the theoretical and computational viewpoints. Additionally, we also have experience on various practical applications of Optimization as well.


Site: http://www.labotim.cos.ufrj.br/ .


Main Research Topics

  • Mathematical Matematical Programming - theory, methods and computattional applications
  • Linear and Non Linear Programming
  • Integer Linear and Non Linear Programming
  • Combinatorial Optimization
  • Optimization of Dynamic and Stochastic Systems
  • Decomposition Methods
  • Computational Methods in Optimization
  • Heuristic and Metaheuristic Methods 
  • Semidefinite Programming
  • Lagrangean Relaxation
  • Graphs - theory and algoritms
  • Mathematical and Computational Biology


Main Application Areas

  • Energy
  • Petroleum
  • Logistics
  • Telecommunications
  • Routing
  • Scheduling 
  • Computational Biology
  • Health Services