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Laguna, Manuel The Media One Professor


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research overview

  • Prof. Laguna has done extensive research in the interface between computer science, artificial intelligence and operations research to develop solution methods for practical problems in operations-management areas such as logistics and supply chains, telecommunications, decision-making under uncertainty and optimization of simulated systems.


  • Metaheuristic optimization, simulation-optimization


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courses taught

  • BUSM 3021 - Business and Financial Analytics II
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2019
    Focuses of quantitative tools to interpret and solve important problems in business and finance. Makes extensive use of spreadsheet modeling, analysis and mini cases to present material. Targeted at students with an interest in quantitative methods and modeling. Degree credit not granted for this course and BUSM 3002.
  • MSBC 5680 - Decision Modeling and Applications
    Primary Instructor - Fall 2018 / Fall 2019
    Integrates topics from decision analysis and operations management as they relate to modeling management decisions. Field projects involve the university, local companies, and/or government agencies.


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