Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming

Welcome to the website of the group ''Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming (DMMP)''. We work in the mathematics and practice of Operations Research, in particular Combinatorial Optimization, Approximation & Online Algorithms, Mathematical Programming, Discrete Mathematics, Graph Theory, Game Theory, and Mechanism Design.

On this website you find more information about us and our work, which hopefully you will find useful.

Latest news

Yuan Xian and John Nash

PhD Yuan Feng and Xian Qiu meet John Nash at Games 2012 in Istanbul

July 2012 - During the Games 2012 conference in Istanbul, PhD students Yuan Feng and Xian Qiu met John Nash. ... read more

New PhD- and PostDoc-positions

PhD- and PostDoc-positions at the University of Twente, The Netherlands
General topic: Planning and Control for Decentralized Energy Management
Field: Applied Mathematics and Computer Science ... read more

Maurice Bosman PhD

July 2012 - Maurice Bosman succesfully defended his PhD thesis on smart electricity networks (smart grids).
Maurice carried out his PhD research within the Discrete Mathematics and Mathematical Programming (DMMP) and Computer Architecture for Embedded Systems (CAES) groups, and the CTIT research institute. His supervisors were Professor Johann Hurink and Professor Gerard Smit. Bosman's research is part of the Green Energy Initiative recently launched by the University of Twente, and is funded by the Dutch Technology Foundation (STW), Essent and GasTerra. ... read more

Student team reaches MOPTA competition finals 2012

Again in the final! The fourth time in a row, a Twente team made it to the finals of the MOPTA competition. Irana Denissen and Dorien Meijer Cluwen, two students of the course "Optimization Modeling", will attend the final of the MOPTA competition 2012 in Bethlehem, NJ, USA. ... read more