1997-2002

Invited Presentations - Keynote and Plenary Lectures

  • Optimization of Process Design and Operations Including Uncertainty. ABB July 2002.

  • Uncertainty Quantification and its Uses. Brooklyn Polytechnic, April 2002.

  • Efficient Scheduling of Refinery Operations. Honeywell Hi-Spec Solutions, Toronto, Canada, July 2002.

  • Developing Efficient Approaches to Quantify and Manage Uncertainty in Process Operations. City College of New York, October 2001.

  • Decomposition Approaches for the Efficient Solution of Short-Term Scheduling Problem. 2nd Pan American Workshop on Process Systems Engineering, Brazil Sep 19-21, 2001.

  • Plenary Speaker, Short-term Scheduling under Uncertainty: Issues and Answers, ENPROMER 2001, 3rd Mercosur Congress on Process Systems Engineering, Argentina, September 16-20, 2001.

  • Developing Efficient Approaches to Quantify and Manage Uncertainty in Process Operations, University of Iceland, May 2001.

  • “NSF Young Faculty Panel Discussion”. AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, 2000.

  • Women in Academia the myth and the reality. Panel Discussion. Princeton University, April 2000.

  • Process Operations in an Uncertain Environment. Rutgers Center of Operations Research (RUTCOR), March 2000.

  • Parameter Variability in Plant Design and Synthesis. BOC Gases Technical Group, October 1998.

  • Process Design and Operations: Uncertainty and Scheduling. Department of Chemical Engineering, Carnegie Melon University, April 1998.

  • Uncertainty in Process Systems Engineering. Department of Chemical Engineering, Lehigh University, April 1997.

  • Uncertainty in Process Design and Operations. Department of Chemical Engineering, University of Arizona, Tucson, June 1997.

  • Process Design and Operations: Uncertainty and Scheduling. Department of Chemical Engineering, Berkeley, CA, April 1997.

2002

Presentations

  • Jia, Z. and M.G. Ierapetritou. Efficient Spatial Decomposition and Scheduling of Refinery Operations Based on Continuous Time Formulation. AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Nov 2002.

  • Androulakis, I.P. J.M. Grenda, J.W. Bozzelli, and M.G. Ierapetritou. Uncertainty Propagation Analyses of Chemically Activated Reaction Pathways in Gas Phase Compbustion Systems. AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Nov 2002.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., and V. Goyal. Process Synthesis Optimization Based on Market Data Analysis. AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Nov 2002.

  • Banerjee, I. and M.G. Ierapetritou. Adaptive Kinetic Model Reduction Considering Micromixing Effects. AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Nov 2002.

  • Banerjee, I. and M.G. Ierapetritou. Design Optimization under Parameter Uncertainty for General Black Box Models. AIChE Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Nov 2002.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., and V. Goyal. A Novel Framework for Evaluating the Feasibility/Operability of General Non-Convex Processes. Annual Meeting, Indianapolis, Nov 2002

2001

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou M.G., and V. Goyal, A Simpicial Approximation Approach to Quantify Process Feasibility. AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, Nov 2001.

  • Wu D., and M.G. Ierapetritou, Using Decomposition Techniques to Solve Short-Term Scheduling Problem. AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, Nov 2001.

  • Balakrishnan S., J. Benarjee and M.G. Ierapetritou, Coping with Uncertainty in the Description of Complex Kinetic Mechanisms. AIChE Annual Meeting, Reno, Nov 2001.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., An Efficient Approach to Quantify Process Feasibility based on Convex Hull Evaluation, ESCAPE11, Denmark, May 2001.

  • Hauksdottir A.S., and M.G. Ierapetritou, Simultaneous Decoupling and Pole Placement without Cancelling Invariant Zeros 2001 American Control Conference, April 2001.

2000

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou M.G., A. Sirdeshpande and I.P. Androulakis, Incorporation of Uncertainty into Complex Kinetic Mechanisms. AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, Nov 2000.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., A New Approach for Quantifying Process Feasibility. AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, Nov 2000.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., J. G. Khinast and A. Bindal. A Novel Domain Decomposition Approach for Complex Multiscale Dynamic Systems. AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, Nov 2000.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., J. Vin. A Systematic Approach to Improve Scheduling Performance under Uncertainty. AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, Nov 2000.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., A. Sirdeshpande and I.P. Androulakis. Kinetic Model Reduction Considering System Variability. AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles, Nov 2000.

1999

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou M.G., A. Sirdeshpande and I.P. Androulakis, Incorporation of Uncertainty into Complex Kinetic Mechanisms. AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, Nov 1999.

  • Floudas C.A, M.G. Ierapetritou and Z.H. Gumus, Global Optimization in Design under Uncertainty: Feasibility Test and Flexibility Index Problems. AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, Nov. 1999.

  • Hauksdottir A.S. and M.G. Ierapetritou, Simultaneous Decoupling and Pole Placement without Cancelling Invariant Zeros. AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, Nov. 1999.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., Reactive Scheduling under Uncertainty Considerations for Multiproduct Batch Plants. AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, Nov. 1999.

  • Switzer C.A., I.Massry, D.H.Berler, M.G.Ierapetritou and D.Kosson, Field Application of a Multi-Pore Regime Mass Transport Model to Evaluate Soil-Vapor Extraction and Air Sparging Remediation of Trichloroethylene Contamination. AIChE Annual Meeting, Dallas, Nov. 1999.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G, and I.P. Androulakis, Uncertainty Considerations in the Reduction of Chemical Reaction Mechanisms FOCAPD, Colorado, July 1999.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G, T. S. Hene, and C.A. Floudas, Continuous-Time Formulation for ShortTerm Scheduling with Multiple Intermediate Due Dates ESCAPE 9, Budabest, May 1999

1998

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou, M.G, and C.A. Floudas, Effective Continuous-Time Formulation for ShortTerm Scheduling: Multiple Intermediate Due Dates AIChE Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, Nov 1998.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G, C.A. Floudas, S. Vansantharajan and A.S. Gullick, A Decomposition Based Approach for Optimal Location of Vertical Wells AIChE Annual Meeting, Miami Beach, Nov 1998.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G, and C.A. Floudas, Short-Term Scheduling: New Mathematical Models vs Algorithmic Improvements ESCAPE8 conference, Bruge, May 1998.

1997

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou M.G. and C.A. Floudas, Effective Continuous-Time Formulation for ShortTerm Scheduling: Multipurpose Batch Processes AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles November 1997.

  • Androulakis I.P., M. G. Ierapetritou, N. N. Nayak, D.S. Monos and C.A. Floudas A Predictive Method for the Evaluation of Peptide Binding in Pocket 1 of HLA-DRB1 via Global Minimization of Energy Interactions AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles November 1997.

  • Klepeis J.L., I.P. Androulakis, M.G. Ierapetritou and C.A. Floudas Predicting Solvated Peptide Conformations via Global Minimization AIChE Annual Meeting, Los Angeles November 1997.

1996

Presentations

  • Epperly T., M.G. Ierapetritou and E.N. Pistikopoulos, On the global and efficient solution of stochastic batch plant design problems AIChE Annual Meeting, Chicago November 1996.

  • Ierapetritou M.G., J. Acevedo and E.N. Pistikopoulos, Stochastic Optimization of Manufacturing Systems Under Uncertainty AIChE Annual Meeting, Chicago November 1996.

  • Pistikopoulos, E.M, T.V. Thomaidis, M. G. Ierapetritou and A. Melin, Flexibility, Reliability and Maintenance considerations in Batch Plant Design ESCAPE6, Rhodes, May 1996.

1995

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou, M.G. and E.N. Pistikopoulos, Design of Multiproduct Batch Plants with Uncertain Demands. ESCAPE5, Bled, June 1995.

  • Visweswaran V., Floudas C.A., Ierapetritou, M.G. and Pistikopoulos E.N., A Decomposition Based Global Optimization Approach for Bi-Level Convex Programming Problems Global Optimization: Computational methods and Applications, Princeton University, April 1995.

1994

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou, M.G. and E. N. Pistikopoulos, Design of Multiproduct Batch Plants under Uncertainty: A Global Optimization Approach. AIChE Annual Meeting, San Francisco November 1994.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G. and E. N. Pistikopoulos, An Optimization Approach for Process Engineering Problems under Uncertainty. PSE4, Korea, May 1994.

  • Pistikopoulos, E.N. and M. G. Ierapetritou, Optimization of Production and Capacity Planning under Uncertainty. TIMS/ORSA, Boston, April 1994 (Chairman of the Session ``Models for Production Capacity Planning'').

  • Ierapetritou, M.G. and E. N. Pistikopoulos, Long Range Planning under Uncertainty. ESCAPE4, Dublin, March 1994.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G. and E. N. Pistikopoulos, Production and Capacity Planning under Uncertainty. IChemE94 London, January 1994.

1993

Presentations

  • Ierapetritou, M.G., E.N. Pistikopoulos and C.A. Floudas, Operational Planning Under Uncertainty. ESCAPE3, Graz, June 1993.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G. and E. N. Pistikopoulos, Measuring Decision Flexibility and Economic Risk in Operational Planning. IFORS 93, Lisbon, July 1993.

  • Ierapetritou, M.G. and E. N. Pistikopoulos, Integration of Decision Flexibility and Economic Risk in Operational Planning. IChemE93 Birmingham, January 1993.