Alain Bensoussan, PhD

Ashbel Smith Professor
Operations Management
Email
(972) 883-6117
Education
PhD, University of Paris, France, 1969
Courses
FIN 6381 Introductory Mathematical Finance
OPRE 6311 Game Theory
OPRE 6335 Risk and Decision Analysis
Current / Recent
Research
Inventory control with partial information
Risk management
Mathematical Finance
Awards and
Recognition
Received Three-year grant from the National Science Foundation for a research project to study a theory called “Mean Field Games, Mean Field Type Control and Extensions.”
Charter Fellow, Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics (SIAM), 2009.
Member of the French Academy of Sciences, 2003 Correspondent Member, 1986
Legion d’Honneur (Officier), 2003
BundesVerdienst Kreuz (Officier), 2003
NASA, Distinguished Public Service Medal, 2001
Ordre National du Merite (Commandeur), 2000
Member of the French Academy of Technology, 2000
Member of the International Academy of Astronautics, 1999
Member of Academia Europae, 1985
Fellow IEEE, 1985
Von Humboldt Prize, 1984
Professional
Organizations
Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers
Society for Industrial and Applied Mathematics
The Institute For Operations Research and The Management Sciences (INFORMS)
Biography