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The Optimization Firm

The Optimization Firm is a deep tech company founded on breakthrough software engineering. Its software products are used in a wide variety of academic and industrial applications ranging from asset management firms and chemical process industries to energy production and pharmaceuticals. The company’s flagship product, BARON, is the most advanced solver for global optimization. Within seconds, BARON solves nonconvex optimization problems to global optimality, providing the best solutions to some of the hardest problems in computational decision-making. More than 400 institutions in over 50 countries rely on BARON for its fast and accurate solutions. The company recently developed ALAMO, a code for black-box optimization and learning of algebraic models from data. The models generated by ALAMO are accurate, simple in functional form, and generated from a minimal experimental data set.