Isenberg Professor Earns Best Paper Award

February 7, 2013

Prof. Ahmed GhoniemProf. Ahmed GhoniemAhmed Ghoniem, an assistant professor in Isenberg's Department of Operations & Information Management, has received IIE Transactions'  Best Paper Prize in the Operations Engineering and Analysis area.  A top-tier journal in management science, IIE Transactions is the flagship journal of the Institute of Industrial Engineers. Professor Ghoniem and his coauthor, H.D. Sherali, will be honored for their paper--"Defeating Symmetry in Combinatorial Optimization via Objective Perturbations and Hierarchical Constraints"--on May 20th at an awards dinner during the IIE's Annual Conference & Expo, in San Juan, Puerto Rico.