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Office: Martin O-321
Phone: (864) 656-5226
Email: agupte@clemson.edu
Fax: (864) 656-5230

Akshay Gupte

Position:
Assistant Professor
Students:
Education:
PhD in Operations Research from Georgia Institute of Technology, 2012
MS in Industrial Engineering from University of Arizona, 2007
BS in Production Engineering from VJTI, University of Mumbai, 2005
Professional Research Interests
Mixed Integer Programming, Polyhedral Combinatorics
Other Professional Activities
I am organizing the 15th Mixed Integer Programming Workshop (MIP 2018) in Greenville, SC from June 18-21, 2018

PC Activity: Intl. Symp. Comb. Opt. (ISCO 2018)

Other Recent & Upcoming Conferences: 
  • Optimization and Discrete Geometry: Theory and Practice, Tel Aviv University, Israel, April 24-26, 2018
  • 23rd International Symposium on Math Programming (ISMP 2018), Bordeaux, France, July 1-6, 2018
  • INFORMS Annual Meeting 2017, Houston, Oct 22-25, 2017
  • Workshop on Hierarchies, Extended Formulations, and Matrix Analytic Techniques, Simons Institute, UC Berkeley, November 6-10, 2017
  • Dagstuhl Seminar on Mixed-Integer Nonlinear Optimization, Schloss Dagstuhl, Germany, February 19-23, 2018
  • INFORMS Optimization Society Meeting 2018, UC Denver, March 23-25, 2018 
Professional Honors and Awards
  • Vice-Chair at INFORMS of the Integer and Discrete Optimization cluster,  2018-20 
  • US Junior Oberwolfach Fellowship, 2015
  • Institute of Mathematics and its Applications (IMA) travel grant, 2015
  • NSF-funded travel award for NSF CMMI Grantee Conference, 2012
  • John Morris Fellowship and Tennenbaum Scholarship, Georgia Tech, 2007-09
Selected Publications
Almost all (except few) of my papers follow alphabetical ordering of authors. (*) denotes graduate student. 

Nonconvex Mixed Integer Programming
  • Pooling problems: an overview, with S. Ahmed, S. Dey, M.S.Cheon, accepted to Optimization and Analytics in the Oil and Gas Industry, eds. K. Furman, J. Song, International Series in ORMS, Springer, 2015, pp. 1 – 38. [PDF]
Linear & Convex Mixed Integer Programming
  • Cutting planes, relaxations, and approximations from lexicography in mixed integer programming, in preparation.
  • Optimizing the bundling of goods using mixed integer programming, with  L. McCormick*, H. Nazari*, in preparation.
Polytopes & Discrete Math
Engineering Optimization Problems 
Recent Classes Taught
Math 8120 : Discrete Optimization, Fall '13, '14, '15, '16
Math 8100 : Mathematical Programming, Spring '15, '17
Math 4400/6400 : Linear Programming, Fall '13, '14
Math 2060 : Multivariate Calculus, Fall '15, '16, '17, Spring '16
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Last Updated: 6/27/18