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  • Warandelaan 2, Prisma Building, room P 2.218

    5037 AB Tilburg

    Netherlands

20042019
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Personal profile

Research interests

My research interests are mainly mathematical programming, probabilistic combinatorics and their applications in operations research and theoretical computer science.

Career

Associate Professor

Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
2016 -

Assistant Professor
Department of Econometrics & Operations Research, Tilburg University, The Netherlands
2010 - 2016

Assistant Professor (fixed term)
Department of Management Sciences, University of Waterloo, Canada.
2008 - 2010.

Post Doctoral Fellow
Department of Management Sciences, University of Waterloo.
Conic relaxations of complementarity problems
Advisor: Miguel Anjos
2007 - 2008.


Post Doctoral Fellow
College of Computing, Georgia Institute of Technology.
Markov Chain Montecarlo Methods and phase transitions in Statistical Physics
Advisor: Eric Vigoda
2006 - 2007

 

Current courses

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Keywords

  • Operations Research
  • Optimisation
  • Mathematics
  • Computer Science
  • Combinatorics

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Research Output 2004 2019

Generalizations of Schoenberg's Theorem on Positive Definite Kernels

Kuryatnikova, O. & Vera, J. C., Apr 2019, Ithaca: Cornell University Library, 14 p. (arXiv; vol. 1904.02538).

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Open Access

Computing near-optimal Value-at-Risk portfolios using integer programming techniques

Babat, O., Vera, J. C. & Zuluaga, L. F., 1 Apr 2018, In : European Journal of Operational Research. 266, 1, p. 304-315

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Value at Risk
Integer programming
Integer Programming
Reward
Computing

Deciding robust feasibility and infeasibility using a set containment approach: An application to stationary passive gas network operations

Aßmann, D., Liers, F., Stingl, M. & Vera, J. C., Sep 2018, In : SIAM Journal on Optimization. 28, 3, p. 2489-2517

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Infeasibility
Polynomials
Polynomial
Gases
Absolute value

Globally solving non-convex quadratic programs via linear integer programming techniques

Xia, W., Vera, J. C. & Zuluaga, L. F., Nov 2018, (Accepted/In press) In : INFORMS Journal on Computing. 22 p.

Research output: Contribution to journalArticleScientificpeer-review

Quadratic programming
Integer programming
Nonlinear programming
Integer linear programming
MATLAB

Positive semidefinite approximations to the cone of copositive kernels

Kuryatnikova, O. & Vera, J. C., Dec 2018, Ithaca: Cornell University Library, 29 p. (arXiv; vol. 1812.00274).

Research output: Working paperOther research output

Open Access
Positive semidefinite
Positive Definite Kernels
Cone
kernel
Approximation