Ruihao Zhu Awarded INFORMS 2022 Dantzig Dissertation Award Monday, Oct 24, 2022

Ruihao Zhu, a recent graduate of MIT's Data Science Lab, was awarded the INFORMS 2022 George B. Dantzig Dissertation Award for his thesis titled, "Data-Driven Operations in Changing Environments."

Hanzhang Qin Awarded CSE and MathWorks Prize Tuesday, Sep 20, 2022

Hanzhang Qin, a recent graduate of the MIT Data Science Lab, was awarded the prestigious Outstanding Doctoral Thesis Award from MIT CSE and MathWorks for his thesis titled, "Stochastic Control Through A Modern Lens: Applications in Supply Chain Analytics and Logistical Systems."

IMT Atlantique Interview with Prof. David Simchi-Levi Wednesday, Jun 22, 2022

Interview with Prof. David Simchi-Levi at the 10th IFAC Conference on Manufacturing, Modelling, Management, and Control

Xiao-Yue Gong selected as 2022-2023 Accenture Fellow Wednesday, Jun 22, 2022

Xiao-Yue Gong, an accomplished student and researcher in the MIT Data Science Lab, was recently selected as a 2022-2023 Accenture Fellow. Per the announcement, "The Accenture Fellowship Fund was established in 2020 and is awarded to graduate students with research that has potentially...

Companies use MIT research to identify and respond to supply chain risks Wednesday, Jun 15, 2022

Companies use Prof. David Simchi-Levi's Risk Exposure Index (REI) research to identify and respond to hidden risks in their supply chains.

The MIT Data Science Lab – Theoretically Elegant & Practically Relevant Research Friday, Jun 3, 2022

Prof. David Simchi-Levi recently presented at Rutger's 3rd Online Doctoral Workshop on Supply Chain Analytics.

Data Science Lab Research Highlighted in 2022 Economic Report of the President Thursday, Apr 28, 2022

Cecilia Elena Rouse, the Chair of Council of Economic Advisers, part of the Executive Office of the President in the Biden-Harris Administration recently released the 2022 Economic Report of the President. The research from our Data Science Lab (multiple papers) on Time-to-Recover and Time-to-...

INFORMS 2022 Innovative Applications in Analytics Award Wednesday, Apr 6, 2022

The work from our lab, “Calibrating Sales Forecast in a Pandemic Using Competitive Online Non-Parametric Regression,” (SSRN link: in collaboration with AB InBev, recently received 2nd place in INFORMS 2022 Innovative...

Trading Inventory Cost for Online Sales Revenue Sunday, Mar 27, 2022

In 2021, Professor Simchi-Levi and researchers in the MIT Data Science Lab collaborated with Accenture and Home Depot to study an inventory placement optimization problem,...

NASCE2021 Tuesday, Oct 12, 2021