Scientific publications


  1. A. Haurie, J. Kraczyk and G. Zaccour, Games and Dynamic Games, World Scientific, NOW Publishers Series in Business: Vol. 1, 2012.
  2. J.A. Filar and A. Haurie eds., Uncertainty and environmental Decision Making, A Handbook of Research and Best Practice, Springer, International Series in Operations Research and Management Science, 2010.


Articles & technical reports


  • Olivier Bahn and Alain Haurie. A cost-effectiveness differential game model to assess climate agreementsTR-ORDECSYS. September 2013. PDFGAMS codes.
  • Alain Haurie. Cooperative Solutions to Dynamic GamesEncyclopedia of Systems and Control, edited by Tariq Samad and John Baillieul. Springer. To appear.
  • F. Babonneau, O. Klopenstein, A. Ouorou and J.-P. Vial, Robust capacity expansion solutions for telecommunication networks with uncertain demands, Networks, to appear. PDF
  • Alain Haurie , Frédéric Babonneau, Neil Edwards, Phil Holden, Amit Kanudia, Maryse Labriet, Barbara Pizzileo and Marc Vielle. Fairness in Climate Negotiations: a Meta-Game Analysis Based on Community Integrated Assessment; in Willi Semmler and Lucas Bernard, editors, The [Oxford] Handbook of the Macroeconomics of Climate Changeto appear 2013-14.
  • Frédéric Babonneau, Alain Haurie and Marc Vielle. A robust meta-game for climate negotiations.Computational Management Science (October 2013). 
  • M. Labriet, S.R. Joshi, F. Babonneau, N.R. Edwards, P.B. Holden, A. Kanudia and M. Vielle. Impacts of climate change on heating and cooling: a worldwide estimate from energy and macro-economic perspectives, submitted. PDF.
  • P. Holden, N. Edwards, P. Garthwaite, K. Fraedrich, F. Lunkeit, E. Kirk, M. Labriet, A. Kanudia and F. Babonneau.PLASIM-ENTSem: a spatio-temporal emulator of future climate change for impacts assessmentGeoscientific Model Development, 6:3349-3380, 2013.
  • Alain Haurie et Christopher Andrey. The Economics of Electricity Dynamic Pricing and Demand Response ProgrammesTR-ORDECSYS. April 2013. PDF.
  • ORDECSYS, RITESRéduction d’échelle du modèle électrique suisse et évaluation du potentiel des technologies de réseau intelligentes dans une politique de développement durable du système énergétique en Suisse. Office fédéral de l'énergie, Berne, Suisse. 207 pages. 2013. PDF.



  • Babonneau, F., Nesterov, Y. and Vial, J.-P., Design and operations of gas transmission networksOperations Research , 2012. ()
  • F. Babonneau, A. Haurie and J. Thénié, Assessing the Future of Smart Grid Technologies in Regional Energy Systems, Swiss Journal of Economics and Statistics, 2012, to appear.
  • A. Ben-Tal, D. den Hertog and J.-P. Vial, "Deriving robust counterparts or nonlinear uncertain inequalities". Working paper, submitted to Mathematical Programming, 2012.
  • C. Beltran-Royo, J.-P. Vial, and A. Alonso-Ayuso, “Semi-Lagrangian relaxation applied to the uncapacitated facility location problem,” Computational Optimization and Applications, vol. 51, no. 1, pp. 387–409, 2012.
  • F. Babonneau, A. Kanudia, M. Labriet, R. Loulou, and J.-P. Vial, “Energy security: a robust optimization approach to design a robust European energy supply via TIAM,” Environmental Modeling and Assessment, vol. 17, no. 1, pp. 19–37, 2012.
  • F. Babonneau, M. Vielle, A. Haurie and R. Loulou, Combining Stochastic Optimization and Monte-Carlo Simulation to Deal with Uncertainties in Climate Policy Assessment, Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 17(1), p51-76, 2012.
  • Thierry Bréchet, Julien Thénié, Thibaut Zeimes, Stéphane Zuber, The benefits of cooperation under uncertainty: the case of climate change, Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 17(1), p149-162, 2012.
  • Haurie A. and M. Tavoni and B. van der Zwaan, eds. 1-5. Modeling Uncertainty and the Economics of Climate Change: Recommendations for Robust Energy PolicySpecial Issue: Modeling Uncertainty and the Economics of Climate Change: Recommendations for Robust Energy Policy. Environmental Modeling and Assessment Numbers 1-2 / March 2012 pp 1-5.


  • Liao, S., van Delft, C. and Vial J.-P., Distributionally robust workforce scheduling in call centers with uncertain arrival rates, to appear in Optimization Methods and Software, 2011.
  • Babonneau, F. and Vial, J.-P., Utilisation de l’optimisation robuste pour la gestion actif-passif, Working report to EDF, 2011.
  • Babonneau, F., Klopenstein, O., Ouorou, A. and Vial, J.-P., Robust capacity expansion solutions for telecommunication networks with uncertain demands, submitted to Networks, 2011.
  • Haurie, A. and Vielle, M., A Metamodel of the Oil Game under Climate Treaties, INFOR: Information Systems and Operational Research, 48(4):215-228, 2011.
  • Drouet, L., Haurie, A., Vial, J.-P. and Vielle, M., A game of international climate policy solved by a homogeneous oracle-based method for variational inequalities, Annals of the International Society of Dynamic Games, 11(5):469-488, 2011.


  • Babonneau, F. and Vial, J.-P., A partitioning algorithm for the network loading problem, European Journal of Operational Research , 204(1), p173-179, 2010.
  • Babonneau F., Vial J.-P., and Apparigliato R., Robust optimization for environmental and energy planning. In J.A. Filar and A. Haurie, editors, Handbook on "Uncertainty and Environmental Decision Making", International Series in Operations Research and Management Science, pages 79-126. Springer Verlag, 2010.
  • Filar  J.A: and A. Haurie, OR/MS and environmental decision making under uncertainty, in J.A. Filar and A. Haurie eds., Uncertainty and environmental Decision Making, A Handbook of Research and Best Practice, Springer, International Series in Operations Research and Management Science, 2010.
  • Bahn O., A. Haurie and R. Malhamé, A stochastic control/game approach to the optimal timing of climate policies, in J.A. Filar and A. Haurie eds., Uncertainty and environmental Decision Making, A Handbook of Research and Best Practice, Springer, International Series in Operations Research and Management Science, 2010.


  • Babonneau, F. and Vial, J.-P., Test instances for the traffic assignment problem, available on the Operations Research website, 2009.
  • Babonneau, F. and Vial, J.-P.,  ACCPM with a nonlinear constraint and an active set strategy to solve nonlinear multicommodity flow problems, Mathematical Programming B, 120, p179-210, 2009.
  • A. Haurie, A. Scéia, J. Thénié, Inland transport and climate change: a litterature review, UNECE Working Paper, WP29-149-23, 2009. PDF
  • L. Drouet, J. Thénié, An Energy-Technology-Environment Model to Assess Urban Sustainable Development Policies - Reference Manual, Ordecsys Technical Reports, V2.1, 2009. PDF


  • Babonneau, F. and Vial, J.-P., An efficient method to compute traffic assignment problems with elastic demands, Transportation Science, 42(2), p249-260, 2008.
  • Bahn, O. and Haurie, A., A Class of Games with Coupled Constraints to Model International GHG Emission Agreements. International Game Theory Review, 10(4):337-362, 2008.
  • Bahn, O., Haurie, A. and Malhamé, R., A Stochastic Control Model for Optimal Timing of Climate Policies, Automatica, 44(6):1545-1558, 2008.
  • Beltran-Royo C., Vial J.-P. and Alonso-Ayuso, A., Semi-Lagrangian relaxation applied to the uncapa- citated facility location problem, to appear in Computational Optimization and Applications, 2008.
  • Bernard, A., Haurie, A., Vielle, M. and Viguier, L., A two-level dynamic game of carbon emission trading between Russia, China, and Annex B countries, Journal of Economic Dynamics & Control, 32(6):1830-1856, 2008.
  • Drouet, L., Haurie, A., Moresino, F., Vial, J.-P., Vielle, M. and Viguier, L.,  An oracle based method to compute a coupled equilibrium in a model of international climate policy, Computational Management Science, 5(1–2):119-140, 2008.
  • L. Drouet, A. Haurie, J.-P. Vial, and M. Vielle. A coupled game solved with the homogeneous version of OBOE to model Post Kyoto international climate policy, to appear in Annals of Dynamic Games, 2008.
  • Loulou, R., Labriet, M., Haurie, A. and Kanudia, A., OPEC Oil Pricing Strategies in a Climate Regime, a Two-Level Optimization Approach in an Integrated Assessment Model. Technical report GERAD; Submitted to Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 2008.
  • Y. Nesterov and J.-Ph. Vial. Confidence level solutions for stochastic programming. Automatica, 44(6) :1559–1568, 2008.
  • J. Thénié and J.-P. Vial. Step decision rules for multistage stochastic programming : a heuristic approach. Automatica, 44(6) :1569–1584, 2008.


  • A. Haurie, and M. Vielle,  Le cartel du pétrole et les politiques climatiques mondiales: une analyse par la théorie des jeux. in Prof. Dr Ruth Kaufmann, Prof. Dr. Paul Burger and Martine Stoffel (eds.), Recherche dans le développement durable - perspectives des sciences sociales et humaines Académie suisse des sciences sociales et humaines, 2007.
  • A. Ouorou and J.-P. Vial. A model for robust capacity planning for telecommunications networks under demand uncertainty. In Proceedings of the 6th International Workshop on Design and Reliable Communication Networks, DRCN 2007, 2007. 
  • J. Thénié, C. van Delft, and J.-P. Vial. Automatic formulation of stochastic programs via an algebraic modeling language. Computational Management Science, 4(1) :17–40, 2007.


  • Babonneau, F., du Merle, O., and Vial, J.-P., Solving large scale linear multicommodity flow problems with an active set strategy and Proximal-ACCPM, Operations Research, 54(1), p184-197, 2006.
  • Babonneau, F., Beltran, C., Haurie, A., Tadonki, C. and Vial, J.-P., Proximal-ACCPM: a versatile oracle based optimization method, In Optimisation, Econometric and Financial Analysis, E. J. Kontoghiorghes editor, vol. 9 of Advances in Computational Management Science, 2006.
  • Bahn, O., Drouet, L, Edwards, N.R., Haurie, A., Knutti, R., Kypreos, S., Stocker, T.F. and Vial, J.-P., The coupling of optimal economic growth and climate dynamics, Climatic Change, 79(1-2):103-119, 2006.
  • Beltran C., Edwards, N. R. , Haurie, A., Vial, J.-P. and Zachary, D. S., Oracle-based optimisation applied to climate model calibration. Environmental Modelling and Assessment, 11(1):31-43, 2006.
  • C. Beltran, C. Tadonki, and J.-P. Vial. Solving the p-median problem with a semi-Lagrangian relaxation. Computational Optimization and Applications, (35), 2006.
  • Drouet, L., Edwards, N.R. and Haurie, A., Coupling Climate and Economic Models in a Cost-Benefit Framework: A Convex Optimization Approach. Environmental Modelling and Assessment, 11:101-114, 2006.
  • Haurie, A., Moresino, F. and Viguier, L., A Two-level Differential Game of International Emissions Trading, Annals of the International Society of Dynamic Games, 8:309-332, 2006.
  • Haurie, A. and Moresino, F., A stochastic control model of economic growth with environmental disaster prevention, Automatica, 42(8):1417-1428, 2006.
  • Haurie, A.,. A Stochastic Multi-Generation Game with Application to Global Climate Change Economic Impact Assessment, Annals of the International Society of Dynamic Games, 8:393-308,  2006.


  • A. Ben-Tal, B. Golany, A. Nemirovski, and J.-Ph. Vial. Supplier-retailer flexible commitments contracts : A robust optimization approach. Manufacturing Services and Operations Management, 7 :248–271, 2005
  • Drouet, L., Edwards, N.R., Beltran, C., Haurie, A., Vial, J-P. and Zachary, D.S., An Oracle Method to Couple Climate and Economic Dynamics. In Haurie, A. and Viguier, L. eds. The Coupling of Climate and Economic Dynamics, Kluwer, 2005.
  • Drouet, L., Haurie, A., Labriet, M., Thalmann, P., Vielle, M. and Viguier, L., A Coupled Bottom-Up / Top-Down Model for GHG Abatement Scenarios in the Housing Sector of Switzerland”, in Loulou R, Waaub J-P, Zaccour G (eds.) Energy and Environment, 2005.
  • Haurie, A. and Viguier, L. (eds.), The Coupling of Climate and Economic Dynamics, Springer 383 pages, 2005.
  • Labriet, M., Loulou, R. and Kanudia, A., Global energy and CO2 emission scenarios: analysis with a 15-region world MARKAL model. In: The Coupling of Climate and Economic Dynamics, A. Haurie and L. Viguier (Guest Editors), Advances to Global Change Research, Vol. 22, Springer, Dordrecht (Netherlands), 205-235, 2005.


  • Carlson, D., Haurie, A., Vial, J.-P. and Zachary, D.S., Large scale convex optimization methods for air quality policy, Automatica, pp. 385-395, 2004.
  • Y. Nesterov and J.-Ph Vial. Augmented self-concordant barriers and nonlinear optimization problems with finite complexity. Mathematical Progamming, 99 :149–174, 2004.
  • C. Tadonki and J.-Ph.Vial. Efficient algorithm for linear pattern separation. In M. Bubak, G.D. van Al- bada, P.M.A. Sloot, and J.J. Dongarra, editors, Computational Science - ICCS 2004 : 4th International Conference, Kraków, Poland, June 6-9, 2004, Proceedings, Part I, Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 679 – 682. Springer-Verlag GmbH, 2004.
  • Ch. van Delft and J.-Ph. Vial. A practical implementation of stochastic programming : an application to the evaluation of option contracts in supply chains. Automatica, 40 :743–756, 2004.


  • Haurie, A., Kübler, J., Clappier, A. and van den Bergh, H., (2003). A Metamodeling Approach for Integrated Assessment of Air Quality Policies, Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 9:1-12.
  • Haurie, A. and Viguier, L., (2003). A Stochastic Dynamic Game of Carbon Emissions Trading, Environmental Modeling and Assessment, 8(3):239-248.
  • O. Péton and J.-Ph. Vial. Multiple cuts with the homogeneous analytic center cutting plane method. Computational Optimization and Applications, 24 :27–61, 2003.