Archive for September 2015

Shmuel Oren Wins INFORMS 2015 Best Publication Award

September 28, 2015 Congratulations to Shmuel and alum Tony Papavasiliou for winning the INFORMS Section on Energy, Natural Resources, and the Environment (ENRE) Best Publication Award for 2015 for their paper “Multi-Area Stochastic Unit Commitment for High Wind Penetration in a Transmission Constrained Network”.

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Facebook Security Chief Featured At A. Richard Newton Lecture Series

What’s it like keeping users safe on the world’s largest social media network? Alex Stamos, Chief Security Officer at Facebook, joined The Sutardja Center’s Newton Lecture Series to discuss entrepreneurship and the modern challenges of cybersecurity in a fireside chat with UC Berkeley Professor Vern Paxson. Stamos, a Sacramento native, graduated from Berkeley with a…

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Lee Schruben Keynote Speaker At BPD Process Analytics Symposium

Professor Lee Schruben was the keynote speaker at the 2015 Biomanufacturing and Process Development (BPD) Process Analytics Symposium hosted by the North Carolina Biotechnology Center where he delivered his talk titled “The Dastardly D’s of Data”. Abstract: My working title for this presentation was “The A,B,C’s of Data Analytics”, but I got stuck at D; ultimately, I had to…

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