||I am an Assistant
Professor of Operations Management affiliated with the
Information and Decision Sciences department at the College of
Business Administration, University of Illinois at Chicago.
Before joining UIC, I did my PhD in Operations
Research at the Tepper School of Business, Carnegie Mellon
University. My main advisor was Prof. Nicola Secomandi. I
also have consulting experience with companies in the retail,
high technology, and energy industries.
- Energy operations with focus on commodity and energy
conversion assets (e.g., natural gas storage, power plants,
oil refineries, and renewable power sources), including the role of social commerce
- Solution of large scale dynamic optimization problems using math programming and first-order approaches to approximate dynamic programming
- Revenue management in the hospitality (e.g. hotels) and retail sectors