image002Nahum Shimkin
Vice Dean for Undergraduate Studies (Current)
Dean (as of 1/1/2018)
Faculty of Electrical Engineering
Technion Israel Institute of Technology



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Topics of Interest:

  • Stochastic Control, Markov Decision Processes
  • Reinforcement Learning, Online Learning, Bandit Processes
  • Queueing Systems: Game Theoretic Analysis and Control
  • Trajectory Optimization and Mission Planning






Editorial and Public Activity (recent):

         Vice President of ORSIS Operations Research Society of Israel (2015 )

         President of IAAC - Israeli Association for Automatic Control (2008 2011)

         Associate Editor for Mathematics of Operations Research (20132017 )

         Associate Editor for Dynamic Games and Applications (2010 )

         Associate Editor for MCAP: Methodology and Computing in Applied Probability (2012 )

         Associate Editor for SICON: Siam Journal on Control and Optimization (2007 2010)

         Organizing Committee Chair: 2015 ORSIS Conference, May 10-11, Haifa.

         General Chair: Network Games, Control and Optimization, Trento, October 2014.

Current Courses (Winter 2017)

         Learning Systems (046185). Course site: on Technion Moodle.

Previous Courses with Lecture Notes

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