Dr. rer. nat. Manuel Kutschka

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Name Manuel Kutschka

Scientific Education
12/2013 Ph.D. summa cum laude from RWTH Aachen University

Dissertation: Robustness Concepts for Knapsack and Network Design Problems under Data Uncertainty --- Gamma-, Multi-band, Submodular, and Recoverable Robustness

Advisors: Arie Koster and Andreas Bley
04/2009 - 06/2013 PhD student at the Chair of Mathematics II, RWTH Aachen University, Germany

Research focus: robustness concepts, robust optimization, network design under data uncertainty
Supervisor: Arie Koster
04/2009 Transfer to RWTH Aachen University, Germany
04/2008 - 03/2009 DIMAP PhD student
Doctoral Researcher at Warwick Business School, Coventry, UK
(funded by EPSRC grant EP/D063191/1)

Research focus: robust optimization, network design under data uncertainty
Supervisors: Bo Chen and Arie Koster
12/2007 Diploma in Mathematics and Business Studies (German: Diplom-Wirtschaftsmathematiker, Dipl.-Math. oec.)

Thesis: Algorithmen zur Separierung von {0,1/2}-Schnitten (summary)
Supervisors: Martin Grötschel and Rolf Möhring
10/2000 - 12/2007 Studies of Mathematics with minors in Computer Science and Business Studies at Technischen Universität Berlin, Germany

Specializations: Mixed Integer (Linear) Programming, Combinatorial Optimization, Software Engineering, Production Planning

04/2009 - 06/2013 Research assistant at the Chair of Mathematics II, RWTH Aachen University, Germany
01/2008 - 06/2008 Graduate research assistant in BT's Networks Research Centre, Ipswich, UK
07/2004 - 12/2007 Student research assistant in the Optimization department at Zuse Institute Berlin, Germany
08/2005 - 08/2005 Software Engineer for Diomedea AG in a project with DBV Winterthur AG, Berlin, Germany

Memberships Mathematical Optimization Society (since 2009)
INFORMS (since 2012)

IEEE (2011)
Reviewing activities Asia-Pacific Journal of Operational Research
Computer Networks
INFORMS Journal on Computing
Journal of Combinatorial Optimization
Mathematical Methods of Operations Research

International Network Optimization Conference 2009
International Network Optimization Conference 2011
8th International Workshop Design of Reliable Communication Networks 2011
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