Michel Bierlaire

EPFL ENAC IIC TRANSP-OR
GC B2 386 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL ENT-I TRACE TRACE-GE
GC B2 386 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

EPFL ENAC IIC IIC-GE
GC B2 386 (Bâtiment GC)
Station 18
CH-1015 Lausanne

Administrative data

Fields of expertise

Transportation analysis
Operations Research
Discrete choice models
Nonlinear optimization


Professional course

Full Professor Transport and Mobility Laboratory School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering, Ecole Polytechnique F�d�rale de Lausanne 2012-present
Associate Professor Transport and Mobility Laboratory, School of Architecture, Civil and Environmental Engineering Ecole Polytechnique F�d�rale de Lausanne 2006-2012
Ma�tre d'enseignement et de recherche Operations Research Group ROSO Ecole Polytechnique F�d�rale de Lausanne 1998-2006
Research Associate - Project Manager Intelligent Transportation Systems Program Massachusetts Institute of Technology 1995-1998
Research Assistant Transportation Research Group Facult�s Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix (University of Namur), Belgium 1988-1995

Education

Ph.D. in Mathematical Sciences Mathematical models for transportation demand analysis Facultes Universitaires Notre-Dame de la Paix, Namur, Belgium 1996

Publications

Teaching & PhD

Teaching

  • Civil Engineering,
  • Humanities and Social Sciences Program

PhD Programs

  • Doctoral Program in Mathematics
  • Doctoral Program in Technology Management
  • Doctoral Program in Architecture and Sciences of the City
  • Doctoral program in computer and communication sciences
  • Doctoral Program in Structures
  • Doctoral Program in Electrical Engineering
  • Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering
  • Doctoral Program in Manufacturing Systems and Robotics
  • Doctoral Program in Environment

PhD Students

Courses

Chantier urbain:perception, gouvernance, usages

This week ENAC aims to apprehend urban construction sites as key moments in the territorial fabric, in the articulation between urban planning and the effective implementation of a vision for the territory. goto

ENAC, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 4, language : french

Introduction to optimization and operations research

Introduction to the main optimization algorithms. goto

MINEUR, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Chemistry and Chemical Engineering, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 5, language : french
Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Civil Engineering, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 3, language : french
Section of Environmental Sciences and Engineering, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 5, language : french
Section of Mechanical Engineering, 2018-2019, Autumn semester, language : french
Section of Mechanical Engineering, 2018-2019, Bachelor semester 5, language : french

Mathematical modelling of behavior

Discrete choice models allow for the analysis and prediction of individuals' choice behavior. The objective of the course is to introduce both methodological and applied aspects, in the field of marketing, transportation, and finance. goto

Financial Engineering Section, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : english
Financial Engineering Section, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : english
Middle East EPFL Section, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : english
Middle East EPFL Section, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : english
Section of Mathematics, 2018-2019, Master semester 1, language : english
Section of Mathematics, 2018-2019, Master semester 3, language : english

Optimization and simulation

Master state-of-the art methods in discrete optimization and simulation. Work involves: - reading the material beforehand - class hours to discuss the material and solve problems - homework goto

Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2018-2019, Spring semester, language : english
Doctoral Program in Neuroscience, 2018-2019, Spring semester, language : english
MINEUR, 2018-2019, Spring semester, language : english

Winter School on Optimization and Operations Research

The objective of the Winter School is to expose the audience to modern topics on Optimization and Operations Research. Every year, two prominent researchers are invited to provide tutorials on selected topics, and to discuss some of their recent research ... goto

Doctoral Program in Civil and Environmental Engineering, 2018-2019, language : english