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1305, 2019

Best Paper Award “Oceanic Games: Centralization Risks and Incentives in Blockchain Mining”

ESD’s Assistant Professor Georgios Piliouras and Research Fellow Stefanos Leonardos won the best paper award for their paper “Oceanic Games: Centralization Risks and Incentives in Blockchain Mining” (joint work with Nikos Leonardos from the University of Athens). Stefanos Leonardos received the award at the International Conference on Mathematical Research for Blockchain Economy (MARBLE) in May 2019.  

305, 2019

Roland Vincze (Maastricht University) – A Time- and Space-optimal Algorithm for the Many-visits Traveling Salesperson Problem

The many-visits traveling salesperson problem (MV-TSP) asks for an optimal tour that visits each [...]

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ESD Summer Newsletter 2018

  June 19th, 2018

[Click here to download the newsletter] We are excited to launch the new ESD core curriculum in [...]

Singapore Airlines App Challenge – Grand Prize

  November 27th, 2017

Congratulations to ESD student Yustynn Panicker, Naunidh Bhalla (ISTD student), Lee Tze How (ISTD [...]

Singapore Airlines App Challenge – 1st Runner Up

  November 7th, 2017

Congratulations to ESD students, Jarvin Ong and Justinian Siah, for being the 1st runner-up and [...]

INFORMS Junior Faculty Interest Group (JIFG) Paper Competition

  October 30th, 2017

Assistant Professor Yiwei Chen's paper "Joint Pricing and Inventory Management with Strategic [...]

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ESD – A Gateway Pillar to an Exciting Career

We have put together a video to share the experiences and future opportunities that SUTD ESD students are exposed to.

Focus Tracks

The ESD undergraduate program has been designed with flexibility in mind, so that students can customize their courses to suit their interests and future careers.

PhD Programme

The ESD PhD program aims to produce the next generation of leading engineering systems researchers and thinkers.

Undergraduate Programme

The ESD undergraduate curriculum is concerned with the design, analysis, and management of large scale complex engineering systems such as supply chains, financial services, health care delivery systems, transportation systems, security and defense systems, energy production and distribution systems.

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About ESD

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Careers

Our ESD graduates are equipped with core skills in probability, optimisation, statistics, modelling, analytics and economics.

Research Projects

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