Welcome to the Research Group of Professor Steffen Rebennack

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



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  • Post-Doc in explainable AI/optimization
    We have an open position for a Post-Doc at the intersection of explainable artificial intelligence (AI) and optimization.
    Contact Person: Steffen Rebennack (steffen.rebennack∂kit.edu)
  • Post-Doc
    We have an open position for a post-doc.
    Contact Person: Steffen Rebennack (steffen.rebennack∂kit.edu)
  • PhD student
    We have an open position for a PhD student.
    Contact Person: Steffen Rebennack (steffen.rebennack∂kit.edu)
  • HiWi jobs available
    We are seeking student assistants with the intend for a longer term appointment.
    Contact Person: Steffen Rebennack (steffen.rebennack∂kit.edu)
  • Master thesis
    There is a master thesis for the topic of decomposition algorithms for an integrated production planning framework in the agri-food supply chain under multiple uncertainties.
    Contact person: Anil Kaya (anil.kaya∂kit.edu)



  • SPECIES Scholarship
    SPEZIES Scholarship applications are now open for candidates to undertake a three-month internship at our chair on the topic "Evolutionary Local Branching Matheuristics for Combinatorial Optimisation" For more information, see.

    We congratulate Dr. Gabl for the funding from the ESPRIT-Program of the Austrian Science Fund.

  • Enclopedia of Optimization
    Steffen Rebennack is member of the Editorial Board of the Encyclopedia of Optimization, third edition.

  • MathSEE Symposium 2023
    Dr. John Warwicker is member of the organization commitee of the MathSee Symposium 2023.

  • LOD 2023
    Steffen Rebennack is PC member on the conference LOD 2023 (The 9th International Conference on Machine Learning, Optimization and Data Science).

  • IOR Coloquium
    Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Slowinski from the Poznan University of Technology and the Polish Academy of Siences is giving a talk on January 19th, 2023 with the title "Preference Learning by Robust Ordinal Regression for Multiple Criteria Decision Aiding"

  • Humboldt Research Award
    We congratulate Prof. Dr. Dr. h.c. mult. Roman Slowinski for the Humboldt Research Award of the Alexander Humboldt Foundation.

  • Top citations
    The paper "Optimal Power Flow: A Bibliographic Survey I - Formulations and Deterministic Methods" is 10 years in a row (2013-2022) the most cited article of the journal "Energy Systems" (google scholar).

  • WCGO 2023
    Steffen Rebennack is PC member of the conference WCGO 2023 (The 2023 World Congress on Global Optimization.)

  • exaly
    Steffen Rebennack appears in the „exaly“-Ranking in the category "mathematics". He is listed at most cited in the journal "Energy Systems".

  • PGMO funding
    We thank PGMO for funding the research project „Decomposition Methods for the Non-Linear Optimal Power Flow Problem“ for another year.

  • DIS 2023
    Steffen Rebennack is PC member of the conference DIS 2023 (6th International Conference on the Dynamics of Information Systems)