LAMPS - Laboratory of Applied Mathematical Programming and Statistics

We believe in the power of knowledge and innovation as a transformation engine for society. We aim to leverage this transformation process through a highly collaborative environment involving students, senior researchers, a network of external research collaborators, and industry agents. The Laboratory of Applied Mathematical Programming and Statistics (LAMPS) at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) is a research laboratory that leverages optimization and statistics to create new knowledge, test hypotheses and develop new tools for the industry and society, in particular for energy and financial sectors. LAMPS includes professors, researchers and students associated with the Electrical and Industrial Engineering Departments of PUC-Rio.

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Wednesday March 30th, 2022

A research conducted by Alexandre Street with former PhD and postdoc students receives an important award in 2022

The research conducted by Prof. Alexandre Street at Lamps with Alexandre Velloso (former PhD student) and David Pozo Camara (postdoc research fellow) has just been selected for the best papers […]

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Tuesday March 15th, 2022

Contribution from LAMPS PUC-Rio to the MME's PUBLIC CONSULTATION No. 121 OF 02/10/2022

In this post, we make available the document (available in Portuguese only [Download]) sent as a contribution from LAMPS PUC-Rio to the PUBLIC CONSULTATION No. 121 OF 02/10/2022 (see the public […]

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Tuesday February 1st, 2022

Evidences, computational experiments, and costs of inconsistencies in the Brazilian power system models

In the following video, Alexandre Street and Joaquim Garcia (PhD student at DEE PUC-Rio supervised by Prof. Street and consultant at PSR) show how simplifications in long-term planning models can […]

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