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Refereed Journal Publications

  1. W. Hare, V. Koch, and Y. Lucet.Models and algorithms to improve earthwork operations in road design using mixed integer linear programming Published in the European Journal of Operational Research. December, 2011.
  2. J. Johnstone, V. Koch, and Y. Lucet. Convexity of the Proximal Average. Published in the Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications, August 31, 2010.
  3. V. Koch, and Y. Lucet. A note on: Spline technique for modeling roadway profile to minimize earthwork cost. Published in the Journal of Industrial and Management Optimization, Volume 6, Issue 2, p393-400, May 2010.

Technical Reports

  1. On Warmstarting Interior-Point Methods for Linear Programming A seminar talk and report on a paper by A. Engau, M. Anjos, and A. Vannelli.
  2. Projection Methods with Summable Perturbations. A seminar report providing the background for the paper about convergence of such projection methods by D. Butnariu

Master Thesis

  1. My MSc Thesis: Optimizing earthwork block removal in road construction.

Honours Thesis

  1. My Honours Thesis: An Application of the Extended Cutting Angle Algorithm.