About

Helena Ramalhinho Lourenço is an Full Professor at the Economics and Business Department at the University Pompeu Fabra, Barcelona, Spain. She has a B.A. and Master degree in Statistics and Operations Research from the University of Lisbon, Portugal, and a Ph.D. in Operations Research from Cornell University, New York, USA. She has been involved in different research projects and consulting for firms in the area of Operations Research and Logistics. Helena has published several articles in prestigious international scientific journals and has presented her work at international congresses and conferences. Helena teaches at various undergraduate, master’s and PhD`s programs. She is currently the director of the Business Analytics Research Group and a researcher at the Center for Operational Research at the University of Lisbon. Her research interests include Operations Research, Scheduling, Combinatorial Optimization, Metaheuristics, Iterated Local Search, Heuristic Search Optimization, Vehicle Routing, Job-Shop Scheduling, Supply Chain Management, Logistics, Production and Operations Management.

Contact

Department of Economics and BusinessUniversitat Pompeu FabraTrias Fargas, 25-27, Barcelona 08005, Spain 
E-mail: helena.ramalhinho@upf.edu 
My office: 20.200 at Building Jaume I
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About my name

My full name is: Helena Ramalhinho Dias Lourenço

Some other Publications Names:
  • Helena Ramalhinho
  • Lourenco, H.R.
  • Lourenço, H.
  • Ramalhinho, Helena
  • Ramalhinho Lourenço, Helena
  • Helena R. Lourenço
  • Ramalhinho-Lourenço, H.

I started publishing as H. R. Lourenço, however due several problems with the ç (c-cedilla) in my last name and difficulties with the citations, recently (June 2013)  I changed it to H. Ramalhinho.

About Portuguese last names see this web.

Portuguese rule to compose the name.