operations research

Interview at Radio Guayacán

In this interview, we talk about the importance of data for decision making.

Michigan Center for Global Surgery Symposium

In this talk we present how operations research techniques can be used to develop decision support tools for the operating room scheduling problem.

Optimización matemática: conectando predicción y prescripción para mejores decisiones

In this talk, I give an overview of analytics, focusing on prescriptive analytics and some applications.

National Engineering Day Web Seminar by Universidad Católica de Temuco

In this talk, I give an overview of analytics, focusing on prescriptive models and how they help us make better decisions for complex problems.

Makers Fair Vina 2020.

In this talk, we overview how data proliferation has pushed the development of new tools and methodologies in predictive and prescriptive analytics.

Optimal decisions for salvage logging after wildfires

Strategic, tactical, and operational harvesting plans for the forestry and logging industry have been widely studied for more than 60 years. Many different settings and specific constraints due to legal, environmental, and operational requirements …

Martes de Física y Astronomía / Physics and Astronomy Tuesdays.

In this interview, we talk about the engineering part of some iconic science-related things, like the ALMA Telescope, the recent SpaceX trip, and the Event Horizon Telescope.

Viaje al Centro de los Datos / Voyage to the Center of Data.

In this interview, we talk about how operations research is key to help in making better decisions and how it fosters interconnections with different domain areas.

Modelos de Decisión ante crisis / Decision models for a crisis.

We talk about the beginnings of operations research and its connection to making good decisions in a crisis.


Several members of our research group participated in OPTIMA 2019, the Chilean Conference on Operations Research.