Mauro Escobar

PhD Student

Mauro joined the IEOR Department as a PhD student in Operations Research in September 2014. Before coming to Columbia University, he received a BS in Engineering in 2012 and an Engineering Degree in Mathematics in 2013, from Universidad de Chile.

Start Date: Sep 01, 2015
Faculty Advisor: Daniel Bienstock
Program: PhD OR 

Mauro is currently working with Prof. Daniel Bienstock on defense mechanisms to detect cyber-physical attacks on Power Grids. His main interests are Convex Optimization, Semidefinite Programming, Combinatorial Optimization, and Machine Learning.

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Mauro Escobar
PhD Student