Professor Andy Philpott




This page last updated on October 10, 2017.

Personal Information

Here is my University CV

Here is my MBIE CV


Mathematical programming; linear, non-linear and stochastic programming and their application to operations research problems, in particular optimal planning under uncertainty, capacity expansion in telecommunications and power networks, optimal power generation in networks of hydro-electric power stations, pricing and revenue management. Modelling and optimization in electricity pool markets.

Check out the Electric Power Optimization Centre.

I am the Leader of the Smart Services Research Portfolio of National Science Challenge 7, Science for Technological Innovation.

I am also currently a Principal Investigator of Te Punaha Matatini.

Most of my recent publications can be downloaded from the Electric Power Optimization Centre publications list.

Check out a photo of the 2009 Franz Edelman competition.

The WinZipped video files of our 2009 Franz Edelman presentation can be downloaded as Edelman Presentation(1GB) .

A WinZipped powerpoint presentation for CULMS on the work that Geoff Leyland and I did on the Atlantic Rowing Race is available as Rowing Talk.pps(8MB) .

A movie of the same work is available as RowingProgram(94MB) .


ENGSCI763   Advanced Simulation and Stochastic Optimization

ENGSCI768   Nonlinear and equilibrium Programming


I am currently a Council Member of the Operational Research Society of New Zealand.

Contact Details

Email: a.philpott$  (Replace the $ by an @)
Phone: (+64) 09 9238394
Room: 415, 4th floor, Uniservices House, 70 Symonds Street

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