I found myself in the task of writing some comprehensive yet compressed review on the main areas of interest in computations for Mixed-Integer Programming. Fortunately, the good Polytechnique provided me with the absolutely enjoyable comprehensive examination earlier this 2…

Abstract Motivated by international energy trade between countries with profit-maximizing domestic producers, we analyze Nash games played among leaders of Stackelberg games (NASP). We prove it is both $$\Sigma^p_2$$-hard to decide if the game has a pure-strategy (PNE) or…

At Polytechnique, we -- Ph.D students -- are required to take a few courses before technically levelling up to Ph.D. candidates. As Optimizer, I feel compelled to be a bit lazy, and I always seek for something quick and clear. Plus, since I am also first-in-class in terms o…