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Stochastic Optimization

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Karlsruhe Institute of Technology (KIT)

Institute of Operations Research

Stochastic Optimization

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76131 Karlsruhe

Support provided by German Scholars Organization e.V. and Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung

Professor Rebennack receives financial support from the German Scholars Organization (GSO) and the Carl-Zeiss-Stiftung.

Welcome to the Research Group of Professor Steffen Rebennack

The division of Stochastic Optimization belongs to the Institute of Operations Research.




GOR-Bachelorpreis 2019

Hendrik Otto has been awarded the GOR-Bachelorpreis for 2019 for his bachelor thesis about the topic "Deterministic Upper Bounds for Equality and Inequality Constrained Problems in Global Minimization". The bachelor thesis was advised jointly by Dr. Peter Kirst and Christian Füllner.


Tutor jobs available!

We are seeking student assistants for the lecture "Einführung in das Operations Research I" in summer semester 2020.

Please contact Marcel Sinske marcel.sinske@kit.edu. Further information please find here.

New master thesis topic

New master thesis topic in cooperation with company Easy Smart Grid. Details can be found here.

Honorable Mention

Steffen Rebennack recieved together with Timo Lohmann an Honorable Mention at the ENRE Best Publication Award in Energy 2018 for the paper "Tailored Benders Decomposition for a Long-Term Power Expansion Model with Short-Term Demand Response", Management Science, 63(6):2027-2048, 2017.

Editor of EJOR

Prof. Rebennack has been elected as one of six editors of the "European Journal of Operational Research" starting January 1st, 2018.


We are seeking a Post-Doc (TV-L 13) in the area of mathematical optimization for the duration of three years with the possibility of extension for up to six years. The job announcement can be found here.

Doctoral Student Position

If you are interested to pursue a doctorate degree at the chair of stochastic optimization, then please contact Professor Rebennack directly.

HiWi jobs available

We are seeking student assistants with the intend for a longer term appointment. Please contact Marcel Sinske marcel.sinske@kit.edu if you are interested or have any questions.