Best Student Paper Award

An award of the Section on Location Analysis

2019 Winner(s)

Winning material: Exact Solution of Several Families of Location‐Arc Routing

Purpose of the Award

The INFORMS Society on Location Analysis (SOLA) announces the 2021 Student Paper Competition. The award is given biennially for student papers judged to be the best in the broad field of facility location. We encourage papers that promote the development of analytical methods, techniques and tools in the tradition of operations research/management science (OR/MS) as applied to the study of facility location.

Application process:

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Past Awardees

2019 Winner(s)
Jessica Rodríguez‐Pereira, Technical University of Catalonia
2019 Runner-Up
Xufei Liu, University of South Florida
Gita Taherkhani, University of Waterloo