Pekka Malo
Department of Information and Service Management

Pekka Malo

Professor (Associate Professor)

Contact information

Postal address
Ekonominaukio 1 02150 Espoo
Mobile phone
+358403538071
Full researcher profile
https://research.aalto.fi/...

Description

Pekka Malo is an Assistant Professor of Statistics in the Department of Information and Service Management at Aalto University School of Business, Finland. He has a PhD degree in quantitative methods from Helsinki School of Economics and M.Sc. degree in mathematics from Helsinki University. Before joining the department he worked as a business simulation developer at Cesim and head of research at Fosta Consulting. His research interests include optimization, evolutionary computation, semantic information retrieval, computational statistics and machine learning, and their applications to marketing, finance, and healthcare.

Areas of expertise

Machine learning Data Science Business analytics Artificial intelligence Optimization Computational Intelligence Multi-criteria decision analysis Text mining Data mining Big data Decision Analysis

Honors and awards

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Information and Service Management
Jan 2010

Best paper award for the paper “Semantic Content Filtering with Wikipedia and Ontologies” in Semantic Aspects in Data Mining

Award or honor granted for a specific work
Department of Information and Service Management
Jan 2007

Helsinki School of Economics award for high quality thesis

Publications

Department of Information and Service Management

Convex preference cone-based approach for many objective optimization problems

Publishing year: 2018 Computers and Operations Research
Department of Information and Service Management

Playing for fun or for profit

Publishing year: 2018 Electronic Markets
Department of Information and Service Management

A Review on Bilevel Optimization: From Classical to Evolutionary Approaches and Applications

Publishing year: 2018 IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation
Department of Information and Service Management

Analyzing the ways IT has changed our TV consumption: Binge Watching and Marathon Watching

Publishing year: 2018 Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Systems
Department of Information and Service Management, Department of Computer Science, Professorship Myllymäki P. (HIIT Director), Helsinki Institute for Information Technology HIIT

Context matters

Publishing year: 2018 European Journal of Operational Research
Department of Information and Service Management

Accounting for political opinions, power, and influence

Publishing year: 2018 European Journal of Operational Research
Department of Information and Service Management

Decision-Making in a Real-Time Business Simulation Game

Publishing year: 2017 International Journal of Information Technology and Decision Making
Department of Information and Service Management, Department of Mathematics and Systems Analysis

Nonparametric Splitting Algorithm for Detecting Structural Changes in Predictive Relationships

Publishing year: 2017 Proceedings of the International Conference on Compute and Data Analysis (ICCDA)
Department of Information and Service Management

Evolutionary algorithm for bilevel optimization using approximations of the lower level optimal solution mapping

Publishing year: 2017 European Journal of Operational Research
School Services, BIZ, Department of Information and Service Management

Optimal management of naturally regenerating uneven-aged forests

Publishing year: 2017 European Journal of Operational Research