Dr Alysson M. Costa

Alysson is an expert in mathematical programming with a focus on mixed-integer programming modelling and decomposition solution algorithms. He has held a Senior Lectureship position since 2017. He obtained PhD in Business Administration (Quantitative Methods) from HEC – University of Montreal. In 2008 he commenced at the Applied Mathematics Department of the University of São Paulo. He has been a chief investigator in several projects funded by CAPES, CNPq and FAPESP, the Spanish Ministry of Education, the European Commission (Marie-Curie Actions) and the ARC. He has 40 journal publications on theory and multidisciplinary applications of optimisation in several applied engineering areas. He has supervised nine PhD students and one post-doc and is the current primary supervisor of three PhD students. Alysson has provided mathematical modelling and algorithmic development input to research on a wide range of application areas, resulting in published outputs with more than 50 co-authors (Scopus).

Alysson is the joint lead in the research theme ADVANCE