Operations Research


  • Information and Coding Theory, Distributed cloud systems, Energy Harvesting, Wireless Communications (Vaneet Aggarwal)

  • Distributed Decision-Making; System Complexity; Mechanism design; Healthcare policy; Cyberinfrastructure for Engineering Applications (Abhijit Deshmukh)

  • Queueing Theory, Applied Probability, Statistics and Game Theory (Harsha Honnappa)

  • Simulation optimization; simulation modeling and analysis; applied probability and statistics (Susan Hunter)

  • Quantitative methods for systems engineering Modeling and simulation methods for systems engineering Programmatic risk management and risk analysis Cost and schedule forecasting for technology development Bayesian methods Effectiveness of systems engineering management methods and processes (Charles Robert Kenley)

  • Interactions of optimization, Game theory and Industrial organization, with applications to model and analyze energy markets and environmental policy (Andrew Liu)

  • Computational combinatorics; Dynamic programming; Financial engineering; Multicriteria optimization (Thomas Morin)

  • Nonlinear optimization and its applications; Eigenvalue computation of large sparse matrices; Computational oncology; Soliton physics (Nagabhushana Prabhu)

  • Information theory and statistics, network science, causal inference, neuroscience and social networks (Christopher Quinn)

  • Production system modeling and analysis, queueing theory and applications, reliability and probability theory, scheduling and sequencing, simulation methodology, and stochastic processes and modeling. (J Shanthikumar)

  • Optimization and algorithms; Signal processing applications in MIMO systems; Wireless communications; Quantum detection (Mihailo Stojnic)

  • Approximation algorithms; Automated design and inference; Computational science and engineering; Discrete optimization; Machine learning; Medical operations research; Network science (Mario Ventresca)

  • Design and analysis of computer simulation experiments; Stochastic process; Quality improvement and quality control; Applied statistical methods; Healthcare system engineering (Hong Wan)