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BISSAN GHADDAR

BISSAN GHADDAR

PhD, Adjunct Associate professor, University of Waterloo, Canada, Operations Research; optimization, data analytics, smart cities, energy and transportation networks. @b_ghaddar

Bissan Ghaddar

Bissan Ghaddar is an Assistant Professor of Management Science at University of Waterloo working on problems at the intersection of smart cities and optimization models. Prior to that, she has worked on energy, water, and transportation network optimization at IBM Research and on inventory management problems at the Centre for Operational Research and Analysis, Department of National Defence Canada. She was invited for extended research visits at the Universität zu Köln in Germany and the University of Avignon in France. Dr. Ghaddar received a Ph.D. degree in operations research from the University of Waterloo, Canada. Her work has been published in prestigious journals such as Mathematical Programming, SIAM Journal on Optimization, Transportation Research, among others. Her research has been supported by national and international scholarships including NSERC, H2020, and FP7 IIF European Union Grant.