Viet Anh Nguyen is currently a postdoctoral researcher at Stanford Universy, working with Professor Jose Blanchet and Professor Yinyu Ye. He received his doctoral degree in Management of Technology from Ecole Polytechnique Federale de Lausanne in 2019, where he worked with Daniel Kuhn and Peyman Mohajerin-Esfahani. Previously, he received a Bachelor of Engineering and a Master of Engineering in Industrial and Systems Engineering from the National University of Singapore in 2011 and 2013 respectively. He also holds a Diplome d'Ingenieur (promotion Gustave Eiffel) from Ecole Centrale des Arts et Manufactures (Ecole Centrale de Paris). He graduated from the Swiss Program for Beginning Doctoral Students in Economics at the Study Center Gerzensee in 2014.

He is interested in very large-scale decision making under uncertainty, statistical optimization and machine learning with applications in energy systems, operations management, and data/policy analytics.

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