Event – Presentation by Prof. Paul Harper (May 24)

Date: Tuesday, May 24, 2016

Time:  3-5 pm

Place:  MB101 (Lassonde Mining Bldg, St. George Campus – 170 College St)


Guest Speaker:  Prof. Paul Harper (Cardiff University)

Presentation Title:  “OR Saves Lives!”

Presentation Abstract: In this talk Prof. Harper will provide an overview of some current and recent OR healthcare modelling projects at Cardiff, highlighting different methodologies and demonstrating impact.

Primary research interests:

  • Queueing theory, game theory and simulation methods
  • Mathematical modelling of healthcare systems
  • Mathematical modelling for the prevention, early detection and treatment of diseases
  • Data mining techniques

Personal website: http://www.profpaulharper.com/


RSVP for catering, venue and update purposes:  che@utoronto.ca or org@mie.utoronto.ca