Alessandro Arlotto

Assistant Professor, Decision Sciences

The Fuqua School of Business

Duke University

Email: alessandro.arlotto@duke.edu

Phone: +1 (919) 660-7780

My vita

 

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Conference on Probability Theory and Combinatorial Optimization
The Fuqua School of Business, Duke University
March 14-15, 2015

 

Education:

Ph.D., University of Pennsylvania, 2012

A.M., University of Pennsylvania, 2009

M.S., Università degli Studi di Torino (Italy), 2007

B.S., Università degli Studi di Torino (Italy), 2004

 

Research Interests:

 

Submitted Papers:

  1. Arlotto, A., Nguyen V. V. , and Steele, J.M. (2014) Optimal online selection of a monotone subsequence: a central limit theorem, under review. (pdf) (arXiv)
  2. Arlotto, A. and Steele, J.M. (2014) Beardwood-Halton-Hammersley theorem for stationary ergodic sequences: a counterexample, under review. (pdf) (arXiv)

 

Published Papers:

  1. Arlotto, A., Gans, N., and Steele, J.M. (2014) Markov decision problems where means bound variances, Operations Research, 62, 864-875. (pdf)
  2. Arlotto, A. and Steele, J.M. (2014) Optimal online selection of an alternating subsequence: a central limit theorem, Advances in Applied Probability, 46, 536-559. (pdf) (arXiv)
  3. Arlotto, A., Chick, S.E., and Gans, N. (2014) Optimal hiring and retention policies for heterogeneous workers who learn, Management Science, 60, 110-129. (pdf) (online appendix)
  4. Arlotto, A., Chen, R.W., Shepp, L.A. and Steele, J.M. (2011) Online selection of alternating subsequences from a random sample, Journal of Applied Probability, 48, 1114-1132. (pdf) (arXiv)
  5. Arlotto, A. and Steele, J.M. (2011) Optimal sequential selection of a unimodal subsequence of a random sequence, Combinatorics, Probability and Computing, 20, 799-814. (pdf) (arXiv)
  6. Arlotto, A. and Scarsini, M. (2009) Hessian orders and multinormal distributions, Journal of Multivariate Analysis, 100, 2324-2330. (pdf)

 

Conference Proceedings:

  1. Arlotto, A., Chick, S.E., and Gans, N. (2010) Optimal employee retention when inferring unknown learning curves, Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, 1178-1188. (pdf)