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Biography

Thomas Kalinowski received his PhD in mathematics in 2005 from the University of Rostock (Germany). His thesis under the supervision of Konrad Engel was on optimal treatment planning  in radiation therapy. From 2005 to 2010 he worked as a lecturer of mathematics in Rostock, and from 2010 to 2012 as a research fellow in the group of Natashia Boland at the University of Newcastle (Australia). Since July 2013 he is a lecturer in mathematics in Newcastle.

Qualifications

  • PhD, Universitat Rostock, 07/02/2005

Research

Research keywords

  • Combinatorics
  • Extremal graph theory
  • Operations Research
  • Optimization

Research expertise

I'm working in mathematical optimization in a variety of application contexts, such as the radiation therapy planning or supply chain logistics. This includes the development and analysis of algorithms using integer programming and combinatorial optimization, in particular network optimization. I am also interested in combinatorial and computational aspects of social choice theory.

Languages

  • English
  • German

Fields of Research

CodeDescriptionPercentage
010206Operations Research40
010303Optimisation40
010104Combinatorics And Discrete Mathematics (Excl. Physical Combinatorics)20

Collaboration

I am collaborating with Natashia Boland, Konrad Engel, Uwe Leck, Ian Roberts, Martin Savelsbergh, Toby Walsh.

Administrative

Administrative expertise

I'm currently member of the school committee for marketing and outreach.

Teaching

Teaching keywords

  • Discrete Mathematics
  • Operations Research

Teaching expertise

I have taught a wide range of mathematics courses, but I'm specializing in the interface between discrete and combinatorial optimization and Operations Research.

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Publications

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Chapter (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2010Kalinowski T, 'Multileaf collimator field segmentation', Optimization in Medicine and Biology, Auerbach Publishers Inc., Pennsauken 253-286 (2010) [B2]

Journal article (15 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2014Boland N, Kalinowski T, Waterer H, Zheng L, 'Scheduling arc maintenance jobs in a network to maximize total flow over time', DISCRETE APPLIED MATHEMATICS, 163 34-52 (2014) [C1]
2014Boland N, Kapoor R, Kaur S, Kalinowski T, 'Scheduling Unit Time Arc Shutdowns to Maximize Network Flow Over Time: Complexity Results', NETWORKS, 63 196-202 (2014) [C1]
2014Baxter M, Elgindy T, Ernst AT, Kalinowski T, Savelsbergh MWP, 'Incremental network design with shortest paths', European Journal of Operational Research, (2014) [C1]
2014Kalinowski T, Matsypura D, Savelsbergh MWP, ' Incremental network design with maximum flows', European Journal of Operational Research, (2014)
2013Boland N, Kalinowski T, Waterer H, Zheng L, 'Mixed integer programming based maintenance scheduling for the Hunter Valley coal chain', JOURNAL OF SCHEDULING, 16 649-659 (2013) [C1]
2013Kalinowski T, Leck U, Roberts IT, 'Maximal antichains of minimum size', Electronic Journal of Combinatorics, 20 1-14 (2013) [C1]
2011Kalinowski T, 'A Minimum Cost Flow Formulation for Approximated MLC Segmentation', NETWORKS, 57 135-140 (2011) [C1]
2009Kalinowski T, Kiesel A, 'Approximated MLC shape matrix decomposition with interleaf collision constraint.', Algorithmic Operations Research, 4 49-57 (2009) [C1]
2009Gruettmueller M, Hartmann S, Kalinowski T, Leck U, Roberts IT, 'Maximal flat antichains of minimum weight', ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF COMBINATORICS, 16 (2009) [C1]
2009Kalinowski T, 'A dual of the rectangle-segmentation problem for binary matrices', ELECTRONIC JOURNAL OF COMBINATORICS, 16 (2009) [C1]
2008Kalinowski T, 'Reducing the tongue-and-groove underdosage in MLC shape matrix decomposition.', Algorithmic Operations Research, 3 165-174 (2008) [C1]
2005Kalinowski T, 'Reducing the number of monitor units in multileaf collimator field segmentation', PHYSICS IN MEDICINE AND BIOLOGY, 50 1147-1161 (2005)
2005Kalinowski T, 'A duality based algorithm for multileaf collimator field segmentation with interleaf collision constraint', DISCRETE APPLIED MATHEMATICS, 152 52-88 (2005)
2004Kalinowski T, 'A recolouring problem on undirected graphs', Rostock. Math. Kolloq., 58 27-30 (2004)
2000Kalinowski T, Schulz HJ, Briese M, 'Cooperation in the Minority Game with local information', PHYSICA A, 277 502-508 (2000)
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Conference (13 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Boland N, Ernst A, Kalinowski T, Rocha de Paula M, Savelsbergh M, Singh G, 'Time Aggregation for Network Design to Meet Time-Constrained Demand', MODSIM2013, 20th International Congress on Modelling and Simulation, Adelaide, SA (2013) [E1]
2013Kalinowski T, Narodytska N, Walsh T, Xia L, 'Strategic Behavior when Allocating Indivisible Goods Sequentially', Proceedings of the twenty-seventh AAAI conference on artificial intelligence, Bellevue, Washington, USA (2013) [E1]
2013Gaspers S, Kalinowski T, Narodytska N, Walsh T, 'Coalitional manipulation for Schulze's rule', Proceedings of the 12th International Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems, Saint Paul, Minnesota (2013) [E1]
2013Kalinowski T, Narodytska N, Walsh T, 'A Social Welfare Optimal Sequential Allocation Procedure.', Proceedings of the Twenty-Third International Joint Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Beijing, China (2013) [E1]
2013Boland NL, Kaur S, Kalinowski T, Kapoor R, 'Scheduling unit processing time arc shutdown jobs to maximize network flow over time', Proceedings of the 49th ANZIAM Conference, Newcastle, NSW (2013) [E3]

Co-authors: Natashia Boland

2012Kalinowski T, Narodytska N, Walsh T, Xia L, 'Elicitation-free Protocols for Allocating Indivisble Goods', Fourth International Workshop on Computational Social Choice, Krakow, Poland (2012) [E1]
2012Baxter M, Elgindy T, Ernst A, Kalinowski T, Savelsbergh MW, 'Incremental network design with shortest paths', 5th International Workshop on Freight Transportation and Logistics. Extended Abstracts, Mykonos, Greece (2012) [E3]
2011Boland NL, Kalinowski T, Waterer H, Zheng L, 'An optimisation approach to maintenance scheduling for capacity alignment in the Hunter Valley coal chain', Proceedings of the 35th Application of Computers and Operations Research in the Minerals Industry Symposium, Wollongong, NSW (2011) [E1]
2009Kalinowski T, 'The complexity of minimizing the number of shape matrices subject to minimal beam-on time in multileaf collimator field decomposition with bounded fluence', DISCRETE APPLIED MATHEMATICS, Univ Rostock, Rostock, GERMANY (2009) [E1]
2008Kalinowski T, Engel K, Kiesel A, 'Discrete Optimization Problems for Radiation Therapy Planning', Les Annales ROAD, Algiers (2008) [E2]
2006Kalinowski T, 'Realization of intensity modulated radiation fields using multileaf collimators', General Theory of Information Transfer and Combinatorics, Univ Bielefeld, Bielefeld, GERMANY (2006)
2006Kalinowski T, 'Optimization of Multi-Threshold Circuits', Electronic Notes in Discrete Mathematics (2006)
2006Engel K, Kalinowski T, Labahn R, Sill F, Timmermann D, 'Algorithms for leakage reduction with dual threshold design techniques', 2006 International Symposium on System-on-Chip Proceedings, Tampere, FINLAND (2006)
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Other (1 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2005Kalinowski T, 'Realization of intensity modulated radiation fields using multileaf collimator', ( pp.319-320) (2005)

Report (2 outputs)

YearCitationAltmetricsLink
2013Boland N, Kalinowski T, Kaur S, 'Scheduling arc shut downs in a network to maximize flow over time with a bounded number of jobs per time period.' (2013)

Co-authors: Natashia Boland

2013Engel K, Kalinowski T, Savelsbergh MWP, 'Incremental Network Design with Minimum Spanning Trees.' (2013)
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Grants and Funding

Summary

Number of grants3
Total funding$1,125,000

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2014 (2 grants)

Maintenance Optimisation in Rail Infrastructure Systems for Coal and Iron Ore Exports$560,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Conjoint Professor Martin Savelsbergh, Professor Natashia Boland, Doctor Thomas Kalinowski, Associate Professor Yangfeng Ouyang, Mr Chad Moffiet
SchemeRole
Linkage ProjectsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$560,00020142017
GNo:G1301225

Integrated network design and scheduling$5,000
Funding Body: University of Newcastle

Project Team
Doctor Thomas Kalinowski
SchemeRole
New Staff GrantChief Investigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$5,00020142014
GNo:G1400299

2011 (1 grants)

Mathematics and Computing for Integrated Stockyard-centric Management of Mining Supply Chains$560,000
Funding Body: ARC (Australian Research Council)

Project Team
Professor Natashia Boland, Professor Peter Stuckey, Doctor Alexandre Mendes, Doctor Faramroze Engineer, Conjoint Professor Martin Savelsbergh, Dr Andreas Ernst, Doctor Thomas Kalinowski
SchemeRole
Linkage ProjectsInvestigator
Total AmountFunding StartFunding Finish
$560,00020112014
GNo:G1000957
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Research Supervision

Number of current supervisions4
Total current UoN PhD EFTSL1.8

For supervisions undertaken at an institution other that the University of Newcastle, the institution name is listed below the program name.

Current Supervision

CommencedProposed
Completion
ProgramSupervisor TypeResearch Title
20142018PhD (Mathematics)Principal SupervisorMathematics and Computing for Integrated Stockyard-centric Management of Mining Supply Chains
20112015PhD (Mathematics)Co-SupervisorInteger Programming Theory, Analysis and Algorithms
20112015PhD (Mathematics)Co-SupervisorNew Theory and Algorithms for Interger Programming
20112015PhD (Mathematics)Principal SupervisorInteger Programming Heuristics
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Dr Thomas Kalinowski

Work Phone(02) 4921 6558
Fax(02) 4921 6898
Email
PositionLecturer
School of Mathematical and Physical Sciences
Faculty of Science and Information Technology
The University of Newcastle, Australia
Office
V32,
Mathematics building,
Callaghan
University Drive
Callaghan NSW 2308
Australia
URL:www.newcastle.edu.au/profile/thomas-kalinowski