Biography and Interests

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I obtained a B.S and M.S. in Mathematical Engineering from University of Chile and Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology in 2009. I then spent a year at the IBM Thomas J. Watson Research Center as the 2009 Herman Goldstine Postdoctoral Fellow. From September 2010 to June 2012 I was an Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering at the Swanson School of Engineering of University of Pittsburgh. I joined the MIT Sloan School of Management in July 2012. I have been affiliated with the MIT Operations Research Center since 2012.

My research interests include:

  1. Theory and Technology for Linear, Non-linear and Stochastic Mixed Integer Programming.
  2. Optimization Models in Natural Resource Management and Environmental Protection.

Contact Information

Mailing Address

E62-561,
77 Massachusetts Ave.,
Cambridge, MA 02139
(617) 324-1204
jvielma at mit dot edu

Office

E62-561,
100 Main Street,
Cambridge, MA 02142

Support Staff

Jessica Olumets
E62-571,
100 Main Street,
Cambridge, MA 02142
(617) 324-4378
jolumets at mit dot edu

Collaborators

Shabbir Ahmed, Daniel Dadush, Sanjeeb Dash, Santanu S. Dey, Rodolfo Carvajal, Luis A. Cisternas, Miguel Constantino, Daniel Espinoza, Alexandre S. Freire, Marcos Goycoolea, Oktay Günlük, Joey Huchette, Nathalie E. Jamett, Ahmet B. Keha, Mustafa R. Kılınç, Guido Lagos, Miles Lubin, Sajad Modaresi, Sina Modaresi, Eduardo Moreno, Diego Morán, Alan T. Murray, George L. Nemhauser, Luis Rademacher, David M. Ryan, Denis Saure, Alejandro Toriello, Andres Weintraub, Sercan Yıldız.

Affiliations

MIT ORC