PhD and Masters Theses

Whether you are a member of our doctoral degree (PhD) program or our master’s degree (SM) program in operations research, you will write a thesis based on original, independent research conducted under the guidance of our expert faculty.

Below you will find a listing by year of the research performed by ORC students.

Theses are available on the DSpace@MIT online archive. If you would like to request a copy of a thesis, please contact MIT Document Services at 617.253.5650 or docs@mit.edu

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PhD Theses by Year

2017

Cheung, Wang Chi Data-driven Algorithms for Operational Problems, February 2017.

Eschenfeldt, Patrick Clark Multiserver Queueing Systems in Heavy Traffic, February 2017.

Flajolet, Arthur Adaptive Optimization Problems under Uncertainty with Limited Feedback, June 2017.

Gupta, Swati Combinatorial Structures in Online and Convex Optimization, June 2017.

Korolko, Nikita A Robust Optimization Approach to Online Problems, June 2017.

Kung, Jerry Lai An Analytics Approach to Problems in Health Care, June 2017.

Marks, Christopher E. Analytic Search Methods in Online Social Networks, June 2017.

Thraves Cortés-Monroy, Charles Mark New Applications in Revenue Management, June 2017.

Weinstein, Alexander Michael From Data to Decisions in Healthcare: An Optimization Perspective, June 2017.

2016

Dunning, Iain Robert Advances in Robust and Adaptive Optimization: Algorithms, Software, and Insights, June 2016.

Grigas, Paul Methods for Convex Optimization and Statistical Learning, September 2016.

Misic, Velibor V. Data, Models and Decisions for Large-Scale Stochastic Optimization Problem, June 2016.

Remorov, Alexander Dynamic Trading and Behavioral Finance, June 2016.

Shaposhnik, Yaron Exploration vs. Exploitation: Reducing Uncertainty in Operational Problems, September 2016.

Shi, Peng Prediction and Optimization in School Choice, June 2016.

Wang, He Dynamic Learning and Optimization for Operations Management Problems, June 2016.

Youssef, Nataly Stochastic Analysis via Robust Optimization, February 2016.

Yuan, Rong Velocity-based Storage and Stowage Decisions in a Semi-automated Fulfillment System, September 2016.

2015

Bisias, Dimitrios Applications of Optimal Portfolio Management, September 2015.

Calmon, Andre du Pin Reverse Logistics for Consumer Electronics: Forecasting Failures, Managing Inventory, and Matching Warranties, June 2015.

Cohen, Maxime C. Pricing for Retail, Social Networks and Green Technologies, September 2015.

Fagnan, David Erik Analytics for Financing Drug Development, June 2015.

Johnson, Kris Analytics for Online Markets, June 2015.

Kallus, Nathan From Data to Decisions Through New Interfaces Between Optimization and Statistics, June 2015.

King, Angela Regression under a Modern Optimization Lens, June 2015.

Letham, Benjamin Statistical Learning for Decision Making: Interpretability, Uncertainty, and Inference, June 2015.

Lin, Maokai Optimization and Equilibrium in Dynamic Networks and Applications in Traffic Systems, February 2015.

Silberholz, John Analytics for Improved Cancer Screening and Treatment, September 2015.

Wang, Hai Design and Operation of a Last Mile Transportation System, June 2015.

2014

Anderson, Ross Michael Stochastic Models and Data Driven Simulations for Healthcare Operations, June 2014.

Elmachtoub, Adam Nabil New Approaches for Integrating Revenue and Supply Chain Management, September, 2014.

Gupta, Vishal Data-Driven Models for Uncertainty and Behavior, June 2014.

Leung, Ngai-Hang Zachary Three Essays in Operations Management, September, 2014.

Zhu, Zhe New Statistical Techniques for Designing Future Generation Retirement and Insurance Solutions, September, 2014.

2013

Bandi, Chaithanya Tractable Stochastic Analysis in High Dimensions via Robust Optimization, June 2013.

Chiraphadhanakul, Virot Large-Scale Analytics and Optimization in Urban Transportation: Improving Public Transit and Its Integration with Vehicle-Sharing Services, June 2013.

Figueroa, Cristian Ricardo Emission Regulations in the Electricity Market: An Analysis from Consumers, Producers and Central Planner Perspectives, September 2013.

Fontana, Matthew William Optimal Routes for Electric Vehicles Facing Uncertainty, Congestion, and Energy Constraints, September 2013.

Keller, Philipp Wilhelm Tractable Multi-product Pricing under Discrete Choice Models, June 2013.

Lu, Xin Online Optimization Problems, June 2013.

Monsch, Matthieu Large Scale Prediction Models and Algorithms, September 2013.

O'Hair, Allison Kelly Personalized Diabetes Management, June 2013.

Simchi-Levi, David Effectiveness and Design of Sparse Process Flexibilities, June 2013.

Uichanco, Joline Ann Villaranda Data-driven Optimization and Analytics for Operations Management Applications, September 2013.

2012

Acimovic, Jason Andrew  Lowering Outbound Shipping Costs in an Online Retail Environment by Making Better Fulfillment and Replenishment Decisions, September 2012.

Chang, Allison An  Integer Optimization Methods for Machine Learning, June 2012.

Frankovich, Michael Joseph Air Traffic Flow Management at Airports: A Unified Optimization Approach, September 2012.

Gupta, Shubham  A Tractable Optimization Framework for Air Traffic Flow Management Addressing Fairness, Collaboration and Stochasticity, June 2012.

Lobel, Ruben Pricing and Incentive Design in Applications of Green Technology Subsidies and Revenue Management, June 2012.

Shi, Cong Provably Near-Optimal Algorithms for Multi-stage Stochastic Optimization Models in Operations Management, September 2012.

Sun, Wei Price of Anarchy in Supply Chains, Congested Systems and Joint Ventures, September 2012.

Telha Cornejo, Claudio  Algorithms and Hardness Results for the Jump Number Problem, the Joint Replenishment Problem, and the Optimal Clustering of Frequency-Constrained Maintenance Jobs, February 2012.

Teytelman, Anna Modeling Reduction of Pandemic Influenza Using Pharmaceutical and Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions in a Heterogeneous Population, June 2012.

Zhong, Yuan Resource Allocation in Stochastic Processing Networks: Performance and Scaling, September 2012.

2011

Becker, Adrian Bernard Druke  Decomposition Methods for Large Scale Stochastic and Robust Optimization Problems, September 2011.

Chhaochhria, Pallav Forecast-driven Tactical Planning Models for Manufacturing Systems, September 2011.

Dunkel, Juliane  The Gomory-Chv´atal Closure: Polyhedrality, Complexity, and Extensions, June 2011.

Goldberg, David Alan  Large Scale Queueing Systems: Asymptotics and Insights, June 2011.

Kluberg, Lionel J.  Competition and Loss of Eciency: From Electricity Markets to Pollution Control, June 2011.

Michalek Pfeil, Diana Optimization of Airport Terminal-Area Air Traffic Operations under Uncertain Weather Conditions, June 2011.

Mittal, Shashi Algorithms for Discrete, Non-Linear and Robust Optimization Problems with Applications in Scheduling and Service Operations, September 2011.

Rikun, Alexander Anatolyevich Applications of Robust Optimization to Queueing and Inventory Systems, June 2011.

Sun, Xu Andy Advances in Electric Power Systems: Robustness, Adaptability, and Fairness, September 2011.

Trichakis, Nikolaos K. Fairness in Operations: From Theory to Practice, June 2011.

Williams, Gareth Pierce Dynamic Order Allocation for Make-To-Order Manufacturing Networks: An Industrial Case Study of Optimization Under Uncertainty, June 2011.

Zarybnisky, Eric Jack Maintenance Scheduling for Modular Systems–Models and Algorithms, September 2011.

2010

Bimpikis, Kostas Strategic Delay and Information Exchange in Endogenous Social Networks, September 2010. 

Doan, Xuan Vinh Optimization under Moment, Robust, and Data-Driven Models of Uncertainty, February 2010. 

Fearing, Douglas The Case for Coordination: Equity, Efficiency and Passenger Impacts in Air Traffic Flow Management, Septmeber 2010. 

Iancu, Dan Andrei Adaptive Robust Optimization with Applications in Inventory and Revenue Management, Septmeber 2010. 

Menjoge, Rajiv New Procedures for Visualizing Data and Diagnosing Regression Models, June 2010. 

Weber, Theophane Correlation Decay and Decentralized Optimization in Graphical Models, February 2010. 

2009

Harsha, Pavithra - Mitigating Airport Congestion: Market Mechanisms and Airline Response Models, February 2009.

Lobel, Ilan - Social Networks: Rational Learning and Information Aggregation, September 2009.

Lu, Ye - Essays on Inventory, Pricing and Financial Trading Strategies, September 2009.

Nguyen, Tri-Dung - Robust Estimation, Regression and Ranking with Applications in Portfolio Optimization, June 2009.

Nigmatulina, Karima Robert - Modeling and Responding to Pandemic Influenza: Importance of Population Distributional Attributes and Non-Pharmaceutical Interventions, June 2009.

Stratila, Dan - Combinatorial Optimization Problems with Concave Costs, February 2009.

2008

Bjarnadottir, Margret - Data-Driven Approach to Health Care: Applications Using Claims Data, September 2008.

Chandler, Lincoln J. - The Minority Achievement Gap in a Suburban School District, June 2008.

Czerwinski, David - Quality of Care and Drug Surveillance: A Data-Driven Perspective, June 2008.

Mamani, Hamed - Supply Chain Coordination and Influenza Vaccination, September 2008.

Pei, Pamela - Towards a Unified Theory of Procurement Contract Design: Production Flexibility, Spot Market Trading, and Contract Structure, June 2008.

Rogozhnikov, Dmitriy - Algorithmic issues in queueing systems and combinatorial counting problems, September 2008.

Shah, Premal - Analysis of Employee Stock Options and Guaranteed Withdrawal Benefits for Life, September 2008.

Uhan, Nelson - Algorithmic and Game-Theoretic Perspectives on Scheduling, June 2008.

2007

Chan, Timothy - Optimization under Uncertainty in Radiation Therapy, June 2007.

Goundan, Pranava - Essays on Optimization and Incentive Contracts, June 2007.

Kaminski, Kathryn - General Superposition Strategies and Asset Allocation, June 2007.

Le-Tallec, Yann - Robust, Risk-Sensitive, and Data-driven Control of Markov Decision Processes, February 2007.

Shum, Wanhang - Effective Contracts in Supply Chains, June 2007.

Simon, Carine - Dynamic Pricing with Demand Learning under Competition, September 2007.

Sivaraman, Raghavendran - Capacity Expansion in Contemporary Telecommunication Networks, September 2007.

Teo, Kwong Meng - Nonconvex Robust Optimization, June 2007.

2006

Adida, Elodie - Dynamic Pricing and Inventory Control with no Backorders under Uncertainty and Competition, June 2006.

Gupta, Shobhit - Buyout Prices in Online Auctions, June 2006.

McCann, Lauren - Robust Model Selection and Outlier Detection in Linear Regression, June 2006.

Meyers, Carol - Network Flow Problems and Congestion Games: Complexity and Approximation Results, June 2006.

Nogueira, Alexandre - Studies Integrating Geometry, Probability, and Optimization Under Convexity, June 2006.

Roels, Guillaume - Information and Decentralization in Inventory, Supply Chain, and Transportation Systems, June 2006.

Wagner, Michael - Online Optimization in Routing and Scheduling, June 2006.

Yee, Michael - Inferring Noncompensatory Choice Heuristics, June 2006.

2005

Aghassi, Michele Leslie- Robust Optimization, Game Theory, and Variational Inequalities, September 2005.

Bompadre, Agustin- Three Essays on Sequencing and Routing Problems, June 2005.

Martonosi, Susan Elizabeth- An Operations Research Approach to Aviation Security, September 2005.

Xu, Ping Josephine- Order Fulfillment in Online Retailing: What Goes Where, September 2005.

2004

Kang, Laura Sumi - Degradable Airline Scheduling: an Approach to Improve Operational Robustness and Differentiate Service Quality, February 2004.

Correa, José Rafael - Approximation Algorithms for Packing and Scheduling Problems, June 2004.

Craft, David - Local Energy Management Through Mathematical Modeling and Optimization, September 2004.

Farahat, Amr - Tractability Through Approximation: A Study of Two Discrete Optimization Problems, September 2004.

Lesnaia, Ekaterina - Optimizing Safety Stock Placement in General Network Supply Chains, September 2004.

Martínez-de-Albéniz, Victor - Portfolio Strategies in Supply Contracts, June 2004.

Sim, Melvyn - Robust Optimization, June 2004.

Sood, Anshul - Competitive Multi-period Pricing for Perishable Products, June 2004.

Stier-Moses, Nicolás E. - Selfish Versus Coordinated Routing in Network Games, June 2004.

Zaretsky, Marina - Essays on Variational Inequalities and Competitive Supply Chain Models, September 2004.

 

2003

Beil, Damian Two Topics in Online Auctions, June 2003.

Chen, Xin Coordinating Inventory Control and Pricing Strategies, June 2003.

De boer, Sanne Advances in Airline Revenue Management and Pricing, June 2003.

Hawkins, Jeffrey A Largrangian Decomposition Approach to Weakly Coupled Dynamic Optimization Problems and its Applications, June 2003.

Kumar, Mahesh Error-based Clustering and Its Application to Sales Forecasting in Retail Merchandising, September 2003.         

Mersereau, Adam Dynamic Optimization for Adaptive Customized Marketing, September 2003.   

Shioda, Romy Integer Optimization in Data Mining, June 2003.

Sun, Peng Constructing Learning Models from Data: The Dynamic Catalog Mailing Problem, June 2003. 

Wu, Joseph T. Optimization of Influenza Vaccine Strain Selection, June 2003.

2002

Bossert, John Modeling and Solving Variations of the Network Loading Problem, September 2002.

Cohn, Amy E. Composite-Variable Modeling for Large-Scale Problems in Transportation and Logistics, June 2002. 

Kachani, Soulaymane Dynamic Travel Time Models for Pricing and Route Guidance: A Fluid Dynamics Approach, June 2002.

Muharremoglu, Alp A New Perspective on Multi-Echelon Inventory Systems, September 2002.

Ordonez, Fernando On the Explanatory Value of Condition Numbers for Convex Optimization: Theoretical Issues and Computational Experience, September 2002.

Pachamanova, Dessislava A. A Robust Optimization Approach to Finance, June 2002. 

Rifkin, Ryan Everything Old is New Again: A Fresh Look at Historical Approaches in Machine Learning, September 2002.

Sharma, Dushyant Cyclic Exchange and Related Neighborhood Structures for Combinatorial Optimization Problems, June 2002.

2001

Ergun, Ozlem New Neighborhood Search Algorithms Based on Exponentially Large Neighborhoods, June 2001. 

Haugh, Martin B. Essays in Financial Engineering, September 2001. 

Humair, Salal Yield Management for Telecommunication Networks: Defining a New Landscape, February 2001. 

Lauprete, Geoffrey J. Portfolio Risk Minimization under Departures from Normality, September 2001

2000

Armacost, Andrew P. Composite Variable Formulation for Express Shipment Service Network Design, September 2000. 

Chew, Elaine Towards a Mathematical Model of Tonality, February 2000. 

Demir, Ramazan An Approximate Dynamic Programming Approach to Discrete Optimization, June 2000. 

Gallien, Jérémie Optimization-Based Auctions and Stochastic Assembly Replenishment Policies for Industrial Procurement, June 2000. 

Hollywood, John S. Performance Evaluation and Optimization Models for Processing Networks with Queue-Dependent Production Quantities, June 2000. 

Hsu, Leon C. The Bottleneck Phenomenon in Scheduling of Transportation Systems, February 2000. 

Taylor, Jonathan D. Essays on the Empirical Properties of Stock and Mutual Fund Returns, June 2000.

1999

Croxton, Keely L., Modeling and Solving Network Flow Problems with Piecewise Linear Costs, with Applications in Supply Chain Management, September 1999. 

Epelman, Marina, Complexity, Condition Numbers and Conic Linear Systems, June 1999.   

Hall, William, Efficient Capacity Allocation in a Collaborative Air Transportation System, June 1999.  

Nemec, Joseph, Diffusion and Decompostition Approximations of Stochastic Models of Muolticlass Processing Networks, February 1999.  

Popescu, Ioana, Application of Optimization in Probability, finance and Revenue Management, June 1999.  

Sethuraman, Jayachandran, Scheduling Multiclass Queueing Networks and Job Shops using Fluid and Semidefinite Relaxation, September 1999. 

Sokol, Joel, Optimizing Paint Blocking in an Automobile Assembly Line: An Application of Specialized TSP1s, June 1999.

1998

Chryssikou, Efthalia, Multiperiod Portfolio Optimization in the Presence of Transaction Costs, June 1998.  

D'Amato, Rebecca, Management of Antiretroviral Therapy for HIV Infection: Modeling When to Change Therapy, June 1998.   

Epstein, Rafael, Linear Programming and Capacitated Network Loading, February 1998.  

Gamarnik, David, Stability and Performance of Multiclass Queueing Networks, February 1998. 

Hauksson, Arni, The Commercialization of University Research Discoveries: Are University Technology Transfer Offices Stimulating the Process? February 1998. 

Kniker, Timothy, Itinerary-Based Airline Fleet Assignment, June 1998.

Osuna, Edgar, Support Vector Machines: Training and Applications, June 1998.  

Ruark, John, Implementing Reusable Solvers: An Object-Oriented Framework for Operations Research Algorithms, June 1998.   

Toktay, Latife Beril, Analysis of a Production-Inventory System under a Stationary Demand Process and Forecast Updates, June 1998. 

Wang, Yi, Modeling and Solving Single and Multiple Facility Network Restoration Problems, June 1998.

1997

Christodouleas, James, Solution Methods for Multiprocessor Network Scheduling Problems, with Application to Railroad Operations" June 1997. 

Nunez Araya, Manuel A., Condition Numbers and Properties of Central Trajectories in Convex Programming, September 1997.   

Patterson, Sarah Stock, Dynamic Flow Management Problems in Air Transportation, June 1997.

1996

Aggarwal, Charu C., Faster Algorithms for Some Network Flow Problems, June 1996.  

Bonvik, Asbjoern M., Performance Analysis of Manufacturing Systems Under Hybrid Control Policies, June 1996. 

Fang, Yue, Volatility Modeling and Estimation of High-Frequency Data with Gaussian Noise, June, 1996.  

Markowitz, David M., A Unified Approach to Single Machine Scheduling: Heavy Traffic Analysis of Dynamic Cyclic Policies, June 1996.  

Pinker, Edieal J., Models of Flexible Workforce Management in Uncertain Environments, June 1996.   

Miller, Michael G., Optimal Allocation of Resources to Clinical Trials, September 1996. 

Rimm-Kaufman, Alan P., Risk Mitigation Models for a Japanese Railroad," June 1996.  

Teo, Chung-Piaw, Constructing Approximation Algorithms Via Linear Programming Relaxations: Primal Dual and Randomized Rounding Techniques, September 1996.  

Zenios, Stefanos A., Health Care Applications of Optimal Control Theory, June 1996.

1995

Burman, Mitchell H., New Results in Flow Line Analysis, June 1995.  

Chi, Zhihang, Airline Yield Management in a Dynamic Network Environment, February 1995. 

Luo, Xiao-Dong, Continuous Linear Programming: Theory, Algorithms and Applications, September 1995.   

Malone, Kerry M., Dynamic Queueing Systems: Behavior and Approximations for Individual Queues and for Networks, June 1995.  

Milner, Joseph, Dynamic Slot Allocation with Airline Participation, June 1995. 

Mourtzinou, Georgia, An Axiomatic Approach to Queueing Systems, June 1995.  

Nino-Mora, Jose, Optimal Resource Allocation in a Dynamic and Stochastic Environment: A Mathematical Programming Approach, June 1995.  

Raghavan, S., Formulations and Algorithms for Network Design Problems with Connectivity Requirements, February 1995.  

Ricard, Michael J., Optimization of Queueing Networks: An Optimal Control Approach, June 1995.   

Rubio, Rodrigo, Dynamic-Stochastic Vehicle Routing and Inventory Problem, September 1995.  

Shumsky, Robert A., Dynamic Statistical Models for the Prediction of Aircraft Take-off Times, September 1995.  

Theodosopoulos, Theodore V., Stochastic Models for Global Optimization, June 1995.

1994

Huang, Yen-Chin, Empirical Distribution Function Statistics, Speed of Convergence, and p-Variation, June 1994. 

Ingolfsson, Armann, Earthquake Forecasts: The Life-Saving Potential of Last-Minute Warnings, September 1994.  

Klaassen, Pieter , Stochastic Programming Models for Interest-Rate Risk Management," June 1994. 

Ramakrishnan, V.S., On Cuts and Clutters, September 1994.  

Staats, Richard C.,  Integration of Predictive Routing Information with Dynamic Traffic Signal Control, September 1994.

1993

Mondschein, Susana V., Optimal Sales Strategies in Stochastic, Dynamic Environments, June 1993.  

Srivatsan, Narayanan, Synthesis of Optimal Policies for Stochastic Manufacturing Systems, September 1993.

1992

Athaide, Christopher, Capacity Allocation and Safety Stocks in Manufacturing Systems, February 1992.  

Chevalier, Philippe, Two Topics in Multistage Manufacturing Systems, June 1992. 

Gopalan, Ramasubramanian, Exploiting Process Flexibility in Metal Forming Operations, September 1992.  

Hall, Susan A., New Directions in Queue Inference for Management Implementation, June 1992. 

Kodialam, Muralidharan, The O-D Shortest Path Problem and Connectivity Problems on Periodic Graphs, February 1992. 

Pappu, Suguna, Production Planning with Due-Date Constraints, June 1992.  

Polychronopoulos, George, Stochastic and Dynamic Shortest Distance Problems, June 1992.  

Veatch, Michael H., Queueing Control Problems for Production/Inventory Systems, September 1992.  

Vranas, Peter B., The Multi-Airport Ground-Holding Problem in Air Traffic Control, June 1992. 

1991

Abe, Makoto, A Marketing Mix Model Developed From Single Source Data: A Semiparametric Approach, September 1991.   

Bai, Sherman X., Scheduling Manufacturing Systems with Work-in-Process Inventory Control, September 1991. 

Ballman, Karla V., Cost-Effectiveness of Smart Traffic Signals, June 1991. 

Gau, Shiow-Hwa, Server Management in Queueing System, February 1991. 

Ou, Jihong, Dynamic Scheduling of Queueing Networks, September 1991.   

Richetta, Octavio, Ground Holding Strategies for Air Traffic Control Under Uncertainty, June 1991.   

Talluri, Kalyan T., Issues in the Design and Analysis of Survivable Networks, September 1991.  

Van Ryzin, Garrett, Stochastic and Dynamic Vehicle Routing in Euclidean Service Regions, June 1991.   

Venkatakrishnan, C.S., Analysis and Optimization of Terminal Area Air Traffic Control Operations, February 1991.

1990

Caulkins, Jonathan P., The Distribution and Consumption of Illicit Drugs: Some Mathematical Models and Their Policy Implications, June 1990. 

Goemans, Michel X., Analysis of Linear Programming Relaxations for a Class Connectivity Problems, September 1990. 

Nakazato, Daisuke, Transient Distributional Results in Queues with Applications to Queueing Networks, September 1990. 

Tan, Kok-Choon, Newton's Method for Parametric Center Problems, June 1990. 

Zhang, Hongtao, Cyclic Scheduling in a Stochastic Environment, June 1990.

1989

Eckstein, Jonathan - Splitting Methods for Monotone Operators With Applications to Parallel Optimization, September 1989

Hall, Leslie A. - Two Topics in Discrete Optimization: Polyhedral Structure of Capacitated Trees and Approximation Algorithms for Scheduling, September 1989

Luo, Zhi-Quan (Tom) -Communication Complexity of Some Problems in Distributed Computation, September 1989

Webb, Ian R. - Period and Phase of Customer Replenishment: A New Approach to Inventory / Routing Problem, June 1989

1988

Abraham, Magid M. - Retailer Forward Buying of Consumer Goods, June 1988

Bertsimas, Dimitris J. - Probabilistic Combinatorial Optimization Problems, September 1988

Boyd, E. Andrew - Optimization Problems on Greedoids, February 1988

Thompson, Paul M. - Local Search Algorithms for Vehicle Routing and Other Combinatorial Problems, June 1988

Wagner, Janet M. - Stochastic Programming and Recourse Applied to Groundwater Quality Management, June 1988

1987

Gordon, Ethel-Sherry - New Problems in Queues: Social Injustice and Server Production Management, June 1987

Marujo, Ernesto - Dynamic Allocation of Machines to Product Families in the Presence of Setup Delays, September 1987

Qiu, Yuping - Sensitivity Analysis for Variational Inequalities, June 1987

1986

Chapman, Paul T. - Decision Models for Multistage Production Planning, February 1986

Cox, Jr., Louis A. - Mathematical Foundations of Risk Measurement, June 1986

Hiller, Randall - Stochastic Programming Approximation Methods with Applications to Multistage Production Planning, September 1986

Leung, Janny M. Y. - Polyhedral Structure of Capacitated Fixed Charge Problems and A Problem in Delivery Route Planning, February 1986

MacDonald, Bruce - A Generalized Model for the Prediction of Controller Intervention Rates in the En Route Air Traffic Control System, September 1986

Schaack, Christian - Cutoff Priority Queues: A Methodology for Police Patrol Dispatching, February 1986

Tseng, Paul - Relaxation Methods for Monotopic Programming Problems, June 1986

Yee, James R. - Distributed Routing and Flow Control Algorithms for Communications Networks, February 1986

1985

Bienstock, Daniel - Large-Scale Reliability, September 1985

Haimovich, Mordecai - Large Scale Geometric Location Problems, February 1985

Hammond, Janice H. - Solving Asymmetric Variational Inequality Problems and Systems of Equations with Generalized Nonlinear Programming Algorithms, February 1985

Lo Faso, Anthony J. - On the Optimal Allocation of Prison Space, February 1985

Lamar, Bruce W. - Network Design Algorithms with Applications to Freight Transportation, September 1985

Minkoff, Alan S. - Real-Time Dispatching of Delivery Vehicles, September 1985

Vande Vate, John H. - The Linear Matroid Parity Problem, February 1985

1984

Batta, Rajan - Facility Location in the Presence of Congestion, September 1984

Kaplan, Edward H. - Managing the Demand for Public Housing, June 1984

Luque, Fernando Javier Rodilla - Nonlinear Proximal Point Algorithms, June 1984

Matsuo, Hirofumi - The Capacitated Lot Size Problems, June 1984

1983

Bier, Vicki M. - A Measure of Uncertainty Importance for Components in Fault Trees, February 1983

Constantopoulos, Panagiotis C. - Computer-Assisted Control of Electricity Usage By Consumers, June 1983

D'Aversa, Joseph Salvatore - Numerical Methods for Group Theoretic Integer Programming, June 1983

Huang, Kuan-Tsae - Query Optimization in Distributed Databases, February 1983

1982

Chandru, Vijaya - Complexity of the Super-Group Approach to Integer Programming, September 1982

Chiu, Samuel S. - Location Problems in the Presence of Queuing, February 1982

Kalish, Shlomo - Control Variables in Models of Innovation Diffusion, June 1982

Sarkar, Debashish - Energy Economics and Optimization: A Synthesis, February 1982

1981

Roth, Emily J. - An Investigation of the Transient Behavior of Stationary Queuing Systems, June 1981

Valor-Sabatier, Josep - Diagnostic Analysis of Inventory Systems, June 1981

Sadiq, Ghazala - Facility Location Problems in Spaces with Discontinuities in the Travel Medium, June 1981

Sempolinski, Dorothy - Inverse Optimization Applied to Fixed Charge Models, February 1981

Yanasse, Horacio H. - Aggregation and Computational Complexity of Lot Size Problems, September 1981

1979

Livne, Zvi A. - The Role of Time in Negotiations, September 1979.

1978

Berman, Oded - Dynamic Positioning of Mobile Servers on Networks, February 1978.

Modiano, Eduardo M. - Normative Models for Optimal Seismic Design, June 1978.

Pariente, Silvia - Mathematical Programming Approaches to Modeling Technological Change, with Applications to the Energy Sector, June 1978.

Shepardson, Wilfred B. - A Lagrangean Relaxation Algorithm for the Two Duty Period Scheduling Problem, June 1978.

Bloom, Jeremy A. - A Mathematical Model of Fuel Distribution in New England, September 1978.

1977

Eriksen, Steven E. - Policy Oriented Multi-Equation Models of U.S. Domestic Air Passenger Markets, September 1977.

1975

Bitran, Gabriel R. - Admissible Points and Vector Optimization: A Unified Approach, February 1975.

Cretin, Shan A. - A Model of the Risk of Death from Myocardial Infarction, February 1975.

Mirchandani, Pitu B. - Analysis of Stochastic Networks in Emergency Service Systems, February 1975.

Hauser, John R. - A Normative Methodology for Predicting Consumer Response to Design Decisions: Issues, Models, Theory and Use, June 1975.

1974

Boyle, Brian Edward - Computer-Aided Therapeutic Diagnosis, June, 1974.

Handler, Gabriel Y. - Minimax Network Location: Theory and Algorithms, September, 1974

1973

Bell, David - The Resolution of Duality Gaps in Discrete Optimization, September 1973.

Mehta, Cyrus - Multi period Adaptive Control of the Wellhead Price of Natural Gas: A Bayesian Decision Theoretic Approach, September 1973.

Rousseau, Jean-Marc - A Cutting Plane Method for the Fixed Cost Problem, September 1973.

1957

Oliver, Robert M. - The Design and Error Analysis of a Production and Inventory Control System, June, 1957.

1955

Little, John D.C. - Use of Storage Water in a Hydroelectric System, February 1955.

Masters Theses by Year

2017

Anoun, Amine A Data-Driven Approach to Mitigate Risk in Global Food Supply Chains, June 2017.

Mariadassou, Shwetha Paramananda Relative Performance Transparency: Effects on Sustainable Purchase and Consumption Behavior, June 2017.

Morse, Steven T. Persistent Cascades and the Structure of Influence in a Communication Network, June 2017.

Scully, Timothy Redesigning Liver Allocation Regions through Optimization, June 2017.

Webb, Matthew Robert Inferring User Location from Time Series of Social Media Activity, June 2017.

2016

Lee, Peter Alexander Think Global, Act Local When Estimating a Sparse Precision Matrix, June 2016.

Mundell, Lee Carter Predicting Performance Using Galvanic Skin Response, June 2016.

Rajagopalan, Krishnan Interacting with Users in Social Networks: The Follow-back Problem, June 2016.

Saroufim, Carl Elie Internet of Things and Anomaly Detection for the Iron Ore Mining Industry, June 2016.

Saunders, Zachary Clayton Multi-target Tracking via Mixed Integer Optimization, June 2016.

2015

Borjian Boroujeni, Setareh Optimization of Yard Operations in Maritime Container Terminals, June 2015.

Hanley, Zebulon James Delay Characterization and Prediction in Major U.S. Airline Networks, June 2015.

Harris, William Ray Anomaly Detection Methods for Unmanned Underwater Vehicle Performance Data, June 2015.

Lepird, John R. Multi-Objective Optimization of Next-Generation Aircraft Collision Avoidance Software, June 2015.

Rhee, Donguk Faster Fully Polynomial Approximation Schemes for Knapsack Problems, June 2015.

Rizzo, Ludovica Price Incentives for Online Retailers using Social Media Data, June 2015.

Rossillon, Kevin Joseph Optimized Air Asset Scheduling Within a Joint Aerospace Operations Center (JAOC), June 2015.

Schonfeld, Daniel Dynamic Prediction of Terminal-Area Severe Convective Weather Penetration, June 2015.

Sheth, Mallory Predicting Mortality for Patients in Critical Care: a Univariate Flagging Approach, June 2015.

Testa, Mariapaola Modeling and Design of Material Recovery Facilities: Genetic Algorithm Approach, June 2015.

2014

Epstein, Christina An Analytics Approach to Hypertension Treatment, June 2014.

Fast, Shannon M. Pandemic Panic: A Network-based Approach to Predicting Social Response During a Disease Outbreak, June 2014.

Jernigan, Nicholas R. Multi-modal, Multi-period, Multi-commodity Transportation: Models and Algorithms, June 2014.

Kim, Louis Y. Estimating Network Structure and Propagation Dynamics for an Infectious Disease: Towards Eective Vaccine Allocation, June 2014.

Paynter, Jonathan L. Optimized Border Interdiction, June 2014.

Sahyoun, Alexandre Paul Application of Aircraft Sequencing to Minimize Departure Delays at a Busy Airport, June 2014.

Williams, Mark J Column Generation Approaches to the Military Airlift Scheduling Problem, June 2014.

2013

Bunting, Zachary S. Improving Performance through Topology Management and Wireless Scheduling in Military Multi-hop Radio Networks, June 2013.

Culver, David M.  Robust Reconnaissance Asset Planning Under Uncertainty, June 2013.

Frost, Emily Anne Robust Planning for Unmanned Underwater Vehicles, June 2013.

Kessler, John M United States Air Force Fighter Jet Maintenance Models: Eectiveness of Index Policies, June 2013.

Lepage, Pierre-Olivier Performance of Multiple Cabin Optimization Methods in Airline Revenue Management, June 2013.

Relyea, Stephen L. An Analytics Approach to Designing Clinical Trials for Cancer, June 2013.

Robinson, Eric John Coordinated Planning of Air and Space Assets: An Optimization and Learning Based Approach, June 2013.

2012

Bradwick, Matthew E.  Belief Propagation Analysis in Two-Player Games for Peer-Influence Social Networks, June 2012.

Crimmel, Brian A.  A Priori and On-line Route Optimization for Unmanned Underwater Vehicles, June 2012.

Evans, Jane A.  Modeling Social Response to the Spread of an Infectious Disease, June 2012.

Parandehgheibi, Marzieh Survivable Paths in Multilayer Networks, June 2012.

Wang, Hai Approximating the Performance of a Last Mile Transportation System, June 2012.

2011

Cates, Jacob Roy  Route Optimization Under Uncertainty for Unmanned Underwater Vehicles, June 2011.

Cho, Philip Y.  Optimal Scheduling of Fighter Aircraft Maintenance, June 2011.

Howard, Nicholas J.  Finding Optimal Strategies for Influencing Social Networks in Two Player Games, June 2011.

2010

Boyer, Christopher A.  Statistical Methods for Forecasting and Estimating Passenger Willingness-to-Pay in Airline Revenue Management, June 2010.

Chaiwanon, Wongsakornt  Capacity Planning and Admission Control Policies for Intensive Care Units, September 2010.

Chiraphadhanakul, Virot  Routing and Scheduling Models for Robust Allocation of Slack, June 2010.

Diwan, Sarvee  Performance of Dynamic Programming Methods in Airline Revenue Management, June 2010.

Frumin, Michael S  Automatic Data for Applied Railway Management: Passenger Demand, Service Quality Measurement, and Tactical Planning on the London Overground Network, June 2010.

Gupta, Shubham  Transient Analysis of D(t)/M(t)/1 Queuing System with Applications to Computing Airport Delays, June 2010.

Herold, Thomas Michael  Asynchronous, Distributed Optimization for the Coordinated Planning of Air and Space Assets, June 2010.

Hung, Benjamin W. K.  Optimization-Based Selection of Influential Agents in a Rural Afghan Social Network, June 2010.

Rajagopalan, Shreevatsa Distributed Averaging in Dynamic Networks, September 2010.

Seidel, Scott B.  Planning Combat Outposts to Maximize Population Security, June 2010.

Shenk, Kimberly N.  Patterns of Heart Attacks, June 2010.

Snyder, Ashley M.  Data Mining and Visualization: Real Time Predictions and Pattern Discovery in Hospital Emergency Rooms and Immigration Data, June 2010.

Vaze, Vikrant  Calibration of Dynamic Traffic Assignment Models with Point-to-Point Traffic Surveillance, June 2010.

Yang, Lang  Modeling Preferences for Innovative Modes and Services: A Case Study in Lisbon, June 2010.

2009

Marks, Christopher E. - Optimization-Based Routing and Scheduling of IED-Detection Assets in Contemporary Military Operations, June 2009.

Negron, Blair Ellen Leake - Operational Planning for Multiple Heterogeneous Unmanned Aerial Vehicles in Three Dimensions, June 2009.

Sasanuma, Katsunobu - Policies for Parking Pricing Derived from a Queueing Perspective, September 2009.

Soldner, Mallory Jo - Passenger-Centric Ground Holding: Including Connections in Ground Delay Program Decisions, June 2009.

2008

Flietstra, Bryan C. - A Data Mining Approach for Acoustic Diagnosis of Cardiopulmonary Disease, June 2008.

Foreman, John William - Optimized Supply Routing at Dell Under Non-Stationary Demand, June 2008.

Gaudet, Megan - Harmonization of Aviation User Charges in the North Atlantic Airspace, June 2008.

Guo, Jingqiang Charles - Estimation of Sell-up Potential in Airline Revenue Management Systems, June 2008.

Le Guen, Thibault - Data-driven pricing, September 2008.

Limpaitoon, Tanachai - Real-time Multi-Period Truckload Routing Problems, February 2008.

Murphy, Maurice D. - Tropical Cyclone Preparedness and Response: Opportunities for Operations Research, June 2008.

Noyes, Clay W. - Analysis and Optimization of the Emergency Department at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center via Simulation, June 2008.

Quinteros, Martin - Managing Portfolios of Products and Securities, September 2008.

Siow, Christopher - Analysis of Batching Strategies for Multi-Item, February 2008.

Ye, Yunqing - Joint Pricing and Inventory Decision for Competitive Products, February 2008.

2006

Bryant, Corban Harrell - Robust Planning for Effects-Based Operations, June 2006.

Guo, Kenrick - Examining Financial Puzzles From An Evolutionary Perspective, February 2006.

Hanowsky, Michael - A Tool to Support the Planning of Ground Delay Programs Subject to Uncertain Arrival Capacities, June 2006.

McAllister, Daniel B. - Planning with Imperfect Information: Interceptor Assignment, June 2006.

Sakamoto, Philemon - UAV Mission Planning Under Uncertainty, June 2006.

Shah, Premal - No-arbitrage Bounds on American Put Options with Single Maturity, June 2006.

Zhou, Xinfeng - Application of Robust Statistics to Asset Allocation Models, June 2006.

2005

Chandler, Lincoln J. - A Decision Analytic Approach to Web-Based Clinician Training, February 2005.

Hickman, Randal E. - Interception Algorithm for Autonomous Vehicles with Imperfect Information, June 2005.

Malasky, Jeremy S. - Human Machine Collaborative Decision Making in a Complex Optimization System, June 2005.

Mostagir, Mohamed- Fully Polynomial Time Approximation Schemes for Sequential Decision Problems, September 2005.

Tardy, Raphaël - Optimization Models and Algorithms for Large-Scale, Capacity Constrained Pick-up and Delivery Problems with Time WIndows, June 2005.

Weber,Theophane - Conditional Dynamics of Non-Markovian, Infinite-Server Queues, June 2005.

Wroten, Matthew C. -Coordinated Dynamic Planning for Air and Space Operations, June 2005.

Yamanaka, Shiro -The Impact of Infrastructure-Related Taxes and Fees on Airline Fares in the US and the European Union, June 2005.

2004

Agbokou, Biova - Robust Airline Schedule Planning: Review and Development of Optimization Approaches, June 2004.

Alighanbari, Mehdi - Task Assignment Algorithms for Teams of UAVs in Dynamic Environments, June 2004.

Jeffreys, Christopher G. - Support Vector Machine and Parametric Wavelet-Based Texture Classification of Stem Cell Images, June 2004.

Key, Jonathan Ramsay - Routing in Probabilistic Networks, June 2004.

Koepke, Corbin G. - Multi-Mission Optimized Re-Planning in Air Mobility Command's Channel Route Execution, June 2004.

Sarmadi, Sepehr - Minimizing Airline Passenger Delay through Integrated Flight Scheduling and Aircraft Routing, June 2004.

Tanizar, Ketty - Alternatives to the Gradient in Optimal Transfer Line Buffer Allocation, September 2004.

Timmers, Kendell M. - Learning Together Better: The Structured Design of Learning Teams, June 2004.

Varol, Nebibe - Inventory Deployment and Market Area Segmentation in a Two-Echelon Distribution Network Design, June 2004.

2003

Ergun, Ayla Optimal Scheduling of Radiotheraphy and Angiogenic Inhibitors, February 2003.

Seyhan, Murat Private Risk and an Example From the Pharmaceutical Industry, February 2003.

El Alj, Yasmine Estimating the True Extent of Air Traffic Delays, June 2003.

Mao, Ye A Profit Maximization Model in a Two-Echelon Supply Chain Management: Distribution and Pricing Strategies, June 2003.

Phomma, Maxime Product Development Collaboration Between Original Equipment Manufacturers and After Market Suppliers, June 2003.

Xu, Ping Approximate Expected Delay for a Nonstationary Queue and an Application to Air Traffic Control, June 2003.

Zarybnisky, Eric J. Allocation of Air Resources Against an Intelligent Adversary, June 2003.

Yee, Michael Solving Network Equilibrium Problems in Static and Dynamic Environments, September 2003.

2002

Amonlirdviman, Kevin  The Dynamics of Global Financial Crises, June 2002. 

Bart, Yakov Y. Determinants and Consequences of Trust in Online Environment, September 2002.

Kang, Seong-Cheol Algorithms for Routing Problems in Stochastic Time-Dependent Networks,  June 2002. 

Nielsen, Christopher A. Large-Scale Network Design using Composite Variables:An Application to Air Mobility Command's 30-day Channel Route Network, June 2002. 

Schorr, Raphael Avram On the Explanatory Value of Condition Numbers for Convex Optimization: Theoretical Issues and Computational Experience, September 2002. 

Shioda, Romy Restaurant Revenue Management, June 2002.

2001

Achy-Brou, Aristide C.E. A New Approach to Multistage Serial Inventory Systems, February 2001. 

Barth, Christopher Composite Mission Variable Formulation For Real-Time Mission Planning, June, 2001. 

Chandra, Anurag Algorithms for Locomotive Scheduling, February 2001. 

Clark, Steven J. Large-Scale Optimization Planning Methods for Distribution and Transportation. Logistics: An Application to Contingency Munitions, June, 2001. 

Duran Murrieta, Rodolfo Effects of Supply Chain Strategy in Distribution Networks, February 2001. 

Idris, Husni Rifat Queuing Dynamics and Control of Departure Operations at Boston Logan Airport, February 2001. 

Jang, Young Jae Multiple Part Type Decompostion Method in Manufacturing Processing Line, June, 2001. 

Moffitt II, Jeffrey D. Applying the Metrics Thermostat to Naval Acquisitions for Improving the Total Ownership Cost-Effectiveness of News Sytems, June, 2001. 

Theatte, Kermit Tactical Shipping and Scheduling at Polaroid with Dual Lead Times, June, 2001. 

Toubia, Olivier Interior-Point Methods Applied to Internet Conjoint Analysis, February 2001. 

Werner,Loren M. Analysis and Design of Closed Loop Manufacturing Systems, September, 2001.

2000

Andersson, Kari  Potential Benefits of Information Sharing During the Arrival Process at Hub Airports, June 2000. 

Cohen, Jonathan E. W. Safety at What Price?: Setting Anti-terrorist Policies for Checked Luggage on US Domestic Aircraft, June 2000. 

Coumeri, Marc H.  Dynamic Pricing in a Competitive Environment: A Learning Approach September 2000. 

Gzouli, Omar Comparison of Scheduling Policies by Simulation, June 2000. 

Kachani, Soulaymane Analytical Dynamic Traffic Flow Models: Formulation, Analysis and Solution Algorithms, February 2000. 

McKeever, Scott D. Path Planning for an Autonomous Vehicle, June 2000. 

Messmacher, Eduardo B. Models for Project Management, June 2000. 

Muharremoglu, Alp The Aircraft Sequencing Problem with Arrivals and Departures, February 2000. 

Sursock, Jean-Paul The Cross Section of Expected Stock Returns Revisited, June 2000.

1999

Bratu, Stephane Network Value Concept in Airline Revenue Management, February 1999.  Lee, Pei Ting Dynamic Programming Model for Mortgage Refinancing Problem with Stochastic Interest Rates, June 1999. 

Lohatepanont, Manoj Incremental Airline Schedule Design, February 1999. 

Marandon, Eric The Hermite Black-Scholes Formula: Relating Option Prices to Moments of the Underlying Asset, June 1999. 

Taneja, Hemant A Tactical Planning Model for a Semiconductor Wafer Fabrication Facility, June 1999. 

Tziligakis, Constantine N.Relaxation and Exact Algorithms for Solving Mixed Integer-Quadratic Optimization, September 1999. 

Wike, Carl E. Supply Chain Optimization: Formulations and Algorithms, February 1999.

1998

Al-kibsi, Gassan Ahmed Optimal Product Assortment for Consumer Packaged Goods Retailers, June 1998. 

Cervantes, Jose A. Effective Modeling of Throughput in Semiconductor Assembly Processes, February 1998. 

Chew, Elaine Multiperiod Portfolio Optimization: Feynman Diagrams and Approximate Dynamic Programming, June 1998. 

Coop, Andrew E. Contingency Munitions Logistics Planning and Control: A Framework for Analysis, June 1998. 

Kassab, Hisham I. Scheduling in Packet Radio Networks, June 1998. 

Krishnan, Niranjan Design of Large Scale Transportation Service Networks with Consolidation: Models, Algorithms and Applications, February 1998. 

Lauprette, Geoffrey J. Some Aspects of the Optimal Grouping of Stocks, February 1998. 

Liu, Wenyun Winning the Competitive Edge in the DRAM Market: A System Dynamics Analysis, February 1998. 

Ouyang, Li An On-line Shopping Study, June 1998. 

Rifkin, Ryan M. The Single Airport Static Stochastic Ground Holding Problem, June 1998.

 Shanbhag, Vinayak V. Optimal Control Systems in Response to Diverse Electricty Pricing Structures, February 1998. 

Tan, Too-Ping Extensions of the Minimum Cut Problem and Their Applications in Airfield Cutting, February 1998.

1997

Bowman, Jeremy M. Analysis and Optimization of a Biotechnology Service Operation, June 1997. 

Clarke, Michael Dudley Delano An Introduction to the Airline Recovery Problem, June 1997. 

Guastalla, Guglielmo An Advanced Algorithm for Air Traffic Flow Management, June 1997. 

Liao, Te-San Modeling and Cost Analysis of Global Logistics and Manufacturing System, June 1997. 

Nemec, Joseph Edward A Quantity Scheduling Language for Manufacturing Systems, June 1997. 

O'Dell, Susan W. Optimal Control Strategies for a Rail Transit Line, June 1997. 

Sheel, Minakshi Probabilistic Analysis of Ground-Holding Strategies, February 1997.

1996

Chopra, Sameer Efficient Scenario Evaluations Using the Nested Logit Model, June 1996. 

Choy, Brenda P-T. Analyzing Total Distance in Vehicle Routing Problems, June 1996.

D'Amato, Rebecca M. Allocating Housing Resources for a Psychiatric Program, June 1996.

Escobar Fernandez de la Vega, Marcos Systematic Procedure to Meet Specific Input/Output Constraints in the l1-optimal Control Problem Design, June 1996. 

Ma, Chien Models and Algorithms for a Stochastic One Machine Sequencing Problem, June 1996. 

Sylla, Abdoul K. Portfolio Optimization Using Non-Gaussian Return Distributions, June 1996. 

Wang, I-Lin Implementing the Premultiplier Method for Minimum-Cost Flow Problem, February 1996. 

Willems, Sean P. Strategic Safety Stock Placement in Integrated Production/Distribution Systems, June 1996. 

Young, Janice M. Decoding of a Markov Process with Imperfect State Information, June 1996.

1995

Al-Othman, Abdulwahab N. Analysis of Vaidya's Volumetric Cutting Plane Algorithm, September 1995. 

Armacost, Andrew P. Modeling Railroad Terminal Operations: Supporting Real-Time Network Planning and Control, June 1995. 

Chiu, Kenneth Generalized Gaussian Covariance Analysis in Multi-Market Risk Assessment, February 1995. 

Chu, Michael Yi Xin Combining Heuristics and Integer Programming for Optimizing Job Shop Scheduling Models, February 1995. 

Fournier, Renaud R. Analyzing Scanner Data for Manufacturing Planning, June 1995. 

Giancola, Augusto RafaelSome Tools for Event Frequency Decomposition and Heterogeneous Transfer Line Analysis, June 1995. 

Kostiner, Barry J. Spatial Market Equilibrium for Resistive Electric Networks, February 1995. 

Lakshmi, Viswanathan Genetic Algorithms for Uncapacitated Network Design, February 1995. 

Lee, Fung-Man Studies in Time Series Analysis and Forecasting of Energy Data ,June 1995. 

Merrill, N'Gai A Multi-Period General Equilibrium Model of Long-Term Environmental Policy Using Overlapping Generations, June 1995. 

Mori, Yutaka Demand for Interactive Television, February 1995. 

Reiss, Stan Message Routing in Level 1 of the Wide-Band All-Optical Network ,June 1995. 

Ying, Yee-Chien Calvin How Can Improved Weather Forecasting Accuracy Reduce Air Traffic Delays?, September 1995.

1994

Ahn, Sungsu Construction and Implementation of Real-Time Scheduling Algorithms in a Computer Aided Fabrication Environment, February 1994. 

Ansari, Mohsinuddin A Queueing Analysis of a Buffered Block-Selective S-ARQ Protocol, June 1994. 

Brodsky, Valery Optimization Methods for Topological Design of Interconnected Ring Networks, February 1994. 

Chu, Qin A Dynamic and Stochastic Model for Distribution of Empty Containers, June 1994.

Chu, Ronald W.Y. Finding a Cycle with Maximum Profit-to-Time Ration - An Application to Optimum Deployment of Containerships, June 1994. 

Datta, Sougata CEPH Fingerprints and Their Analysis, June 1994. 

Fang, Yue A Sequential Approach for Estimating Two-factor Interactions, June 1994.

 Gopalakrishnan, Srimathy Optimization Models for Production Planning in Metal Sheet Manufacturing, February 1994. 

Hauksson, Arni G. Management of the Marketing Mix, Using Models Based on Household Level Data, February 1994. 

Hocker, Guy A. Airport Demand and Capacity Modeling for Flow Management Analysis, February 1994. 

Humair, Salal An Approach to Solving Constraint Satisfaction Problems Using Asynchronous Teams of Autonomous Agents, September 1994. 

Kaufman, Alan Data and Algorithms for Genomic Physical Mapping, September 1994. 

Kuo, Yu-Ting Some Estimates of the Value of Software, June 1994. 

Maragos, Spyridon A. Revenue Management for Ocean Carriers: Optimal Capacity Allocation with Multiple Nested Freight Rate Classes, June 1994. 

Murti, Kamala P. Static and Dynamic Scheduling in a Two Station Mixed Queuing Network, June 1994. 

Stamatopoulos, Miltiadis A. A Factory Representation as a Design Tool in a Computer Integrated Manufacturing Environment, June 1994. 

Voigtlaender, Christian H. Intermodal Freight Transportation - An Integrated Analysis of Strategy and Operations, June 1994. 

Zilberman, Yaron The Asset Allocator, February 1994.

1993

Burman, Mitchell H. A Real-Time Dispatch Policy for a System Subject to Sequence-Dependent, Random Setup Times, February 1993. 

Duarte, Maria Cristina Multiple Product Cycle Time Minimization for Serial Placement Machines, September 1993.

Goranson, Jesse Looking for Trouble: How Well the FAA's Enhanced Traffic Management System Predicts Aircraft Congestion, September 1993. 

Jeancard, Henri-Pierre Forecasting Capabilities and Model Diagnostics for Auto-Regressive Conditionally Heteroskedastic Time Series, February 1993.

 López-Arteaga, Alfonso J. The Dynamic Traffic Assignment Problem in Intelligent Vehicle - Highway Systems, February 1993. 

Malone, Kerry M. Modeling a Network of Queues Under Nonstationary and Stochastic Conditions, February 1993. 

Mueller, Alexander T. Optimizing Advertisement Selections and Scheduling, February 1993. 

Pinker, Edieal J. Computational Experience with a New Workforce-Workflow Scheduling Model, February 1993. 

Rajan, Kavitha Analysis Of Heuristics For The Hierarchical Network Design Problem, June 1993. 

Shumsky, Robert A. The Response of the U.S. Air Carriers to the DOT's On-Time Disclosure Rule, June 1993. 

Theodosopoulos, Theodore V. Worst-Case Identification in l1: Algorithms and Complexity, February 1993. 

Thomke, Stefan H. Multivariate Quality Control of Flexible Manufacturing Processes, February 1993. 

Vanderbeck, Francois A Decomposition Approach for Parallel Machine Assignment and Setup Minimization in Electronics Assembly, February 1993. 

Vettas, Lt. Peter C. Cost and Productibility Optimization of Naval Ship Midship Section, June 1993. 

Zaman, Zia A Scheduling Package Based on the QIE, February 1993.

1992

Connolly, Stephanie A Real-Time Policy for Performing Setup Changes in a Manufacturing System, June 1992. 

Elsesser, Kim The Validation of a Simulation Model for the Allocation of Mental Health Services February 1992. 

Hsu, Lina Y. The Design of an Assembly Line with Stochastic Task Times, June 1992. 

Longtin, Mark Sequential Screening in Semiconductor Manufacturing: Exploiting Spatial Dependence, June 1992. 

Misra, Dipanwita (Diane) Compression and Retrieval of Network Routing Solutions, June 1992. 

Park, Jai-Kue Consumer Choice Modeling in the Presence of Brand Extension, September 1992. 

Ricard, Michael A Decomposition Approach to Zero-One Integer Programming, February 1992. 

Robinson, Jonathan D. A Simulation Testbed for Flow Management in Air Traffic Control, September 1992. 

Stanley, Timothy D. The Economic Status of American Causalities of the Vietnam War, June 1992. 

Vives, Guillaume-Yves Real-Time Scheduling of an Assembly Stage in a Production Line, February 1992. 

Vyas, Mary Pressley Specification of Gaussian Process Models for Asset Returns with Asynchronous or Missing Data, June 1992. 

1991

Anderson, Susan M. L. On Queue Audience: Calculating Reach and Frequency for Supermarket Television, June 1991. 

Baldi, Martha A.  An Analysis of Quality Control Policies on a Two-Station M/M/1 Production System, June 1991. 

Bucciarelli, Mark  Cluster Sampling Methods for Monitoring Route-Level Transit Ridership, September 1991. 

Chen, Meng-Huai  How Much Cash Should A Bank Maintain? - An Optimization Approach, September 1991. 

Chi, Zhihang  An Adaptive Final Approach Spacing Advisory System: Modeling, Analysis and Simulation, June 1991. 

Ingolfsson, Armann  Run by Run Process Control, September 1991. 

Miller, Jennifer A. Spatial Interpretation and Statistical Modeling of Boston High School Dropouts, June 1991. 

Milner, Joseph M. The Assembly Sequence Selection Problem: An Application of Simulated Annealing, June 1991. 

Savari, Serap  Source Coding for Channels with Finite-State Letter Costs, September 1991. 

Schenler, Warren Robustness Under Uncertainty: A Normative Reduction of Multi-Future,  Multi-Attribute Tradeoffs in Electric Utility Planning, February 1991. 

Svrcek, Tom  Modeling Airline Group Passenger Demand for Revenue Optimization, June 1991 

Vranas, Peter B.  Merchant Fleet Size versus External Trade and Other Relevant Variables: A Statistical Investigation, June 1991. 

Yoshimura, Junichi Improved Service and Maintenance Through Accident Sequence Precursor Risk Analysis, June 1991. 

1990

Abundo, Stephanie F. An Approach for Estimating Delays at a Busy Airport, June 1990. 

Chervi, Philippe A Computational Approach to Probabilistic Vehicle Routing Problems, February 1990. 

Generazio, Hoa Analysis of First-Term Attrition of Non-Prior Service High-Quality U.S. Army Male Recruits, February 1990. 

Horangic, Basil R. Some Queueing Models of Airport Delays, February 1990. 

Jacobe de Haut de Sigy, Romuald  Loading Control Policy for a Batch Machine, February 1990. 

Kierszenbaum, Michael  The Impact of Inspection Delays on Quality Contro,l June 1990. 

Kurebayashi, Atsushi Comparison of Flow Shop Sequencing Models and Methods, June 1990. 

Lemire, Linda Jill  Due-Date Setting and Pricing in a M/M/1 First-Come First-Served Queue, June 1990. 

Ramakrishnan, V. S. A LaGrange Multiplier Method for Solving Multi-Objective Linear Programs, September 1990. 

Vieira, Luiz F. M. Computational Tests of Interior Point Algorithms for Linear Programming, June 1990.

1989

Alston, Andrew - An Integrated System for Tracking of Landmarks on Video Data: TOMAS the Torsional Ocular Movement Analysis System, June 1989

Amblard, Guillaume P. - Rationale for the Use of Subassemblies in Production Systems: A Comparative Look at Sequential and Arborescent Systems, June 1989

Ballman, Karla V. - Screening U.S. Donated Blood for HIV, February 1989

Bespolka, Carl G. - A Framework for Multiple Attribute Evaluation in Electric Utility Planning, June 1989

Caulkins, Jonathan - Inventory And The Strategic Value of Product-Flexible Manufacturing Systems, February 1989

Dickey, Lynn - Where Should Safety Stock Be Held to Minimize Costs and Maximize Flexibility, June 1989

Fouska, Nikoletta - Optimal Location of Discretional Service Facilities on a Network, June 1989

Fujiwara, Tsuneo - Solving the Schedule Transition Problems Using Optimization Techniques, June 1989

Ingco, Divinagracia I. - Network Design Problems for Improving Facility Locations, June 1989

Lin Carrie - Analysis of Open Loop Manufacturing Systems, February 1989

Pappu, Suguna - A Dual-Ascent Algorithm for Finding an Assembly Test Strategy, September 1989

Schreibman, Ruth - Structural-Equation Modeling of the Sources of Market Pioneer Advantages: an Empirical Analysis of the Consumer Goods Industry, June 1989

Valdivieso, Teresa - Discrete Choice Analysis of Demand for Optional Telephone Calling Features, February 1989

Venkatakrishnan, C.S. - Sentencing Changes and Prison Population: The Transient Effects, February 1989

1988

Badekas, Paris - Mathematical Modeling of En route of ATC Intervention Rates, June 1988

Berger, llana - Shipping Strategies in Multi modal Networks Exhibiting Economies, June 1988

Loiederman, Eric - A Planning Tool for Predicting En Route ATC Conflicts and Designing ATC Sectors, September 1988

Louvet-Boutant, Anne-Claire - The Bounded Rationality Constraint: Experimental and Analytical Results, June 1988

Mihara, Shoichiro - A Tactical Model for a Job Shop with Unreliable Work Stations and Capacity Constraints, February 1988

Polychronopoulos, George - Solution of Some Problems in Decentralized Detection by a Large Number of Sensors, June 1988

Sabanogulu Kohen, Jinet - The Economics of Product Design: A Model and An Application, June 1988

Saias, Isaac I. - Study of Probabilistic Noise in One Dimensional Images, June 1988

Srinivasan, K.V. (Cheena) - Effect of Consumer Categorization Behavior on New Product Sales Forecasting, June 1988

Sy-Quia, lll, Gonzalo - A Study of Production Loading in a Job Shop, September 1988

1987

Aslidis, Anastasios Haralampos - Management of Technological Change in the Shipbuilding Industry: A Learning Curve Approach, June 1987

Bertsimas, Dimitris - An Analytic Approach to a General Class of G/G/s Queuing Systems, February, 1987

Chan, Ga-Yin (Leo) - INGRID: An Interactive Color Graphics Interface for Dispatch of Emergency Vehicles, June 1987

Emami, Kayvan - An Investigation of Time Dependent Queues with Priorities, September 1987

Emami, Neda - Analysis of Duality Constructions for Variable Dimension Fixed Point Algorithms, September 1987

Higgins, Mary-Kay - Airline Safety: A Comparative Analysis, February 1987

Lee, Anthony - Nested Decomposition Methods for Vehicle Routing and Scheduling, June 1987

Parrish, Scott H. - Extensions to a Model for Tactical Planning in a job Shop Environment, June 1987

Redfield, Carol Holmes - Equipment Selection and Task Assignment for Multi product Assembly System Design, February, 1987

Shell, Martin C. - Decision Horizons in Multi-Stage Optimization Models: An Analysis of Methods for the Minimization of End-of-Horizon Errors, February, 1987

1986

Berman, Douglas - The Manned Space Station Power System: An Operational Scheduler, September 1986

Calamaro, Jean-Paul - Implementation of a Multistage Production Planning Systems, February 1986

Cheatham, John - Analyzing Service Industries with Applied Quantitative Methods, June 1986

Eckstein, Jonathan - Routing Methods for Twin-Trailer Trucks, June 1986

Huelskamp, Robert M. - Aiding USAF/UPT Aircrew Scheduling Using Network flow Models, June 1986

Kee, Jacqueline - Dispatch Strategies for Some Unusual Bulk Service Queues, June 1986

Marge, Charles - Explaining Optimal Solutions to Assignment and Transportation Problems, June 1986

Newton, Elizabeth A.C. - A Clustering Method for Group Viral Samples Based on Antibody Binding Activity, June 1986

Parekh, Abhay K.J. - Minimizing the Number of Clusters in Mobile Packet Radio Networks, February 1986

Schiodtz, Paul G. - Competitive Price, Position, and Advertising Strategies, June 1986

Wagner, Janet M. - Reliability of Water Distribution Systems, February 1986

Wan, Deborah - Locating New Facilities on a Multi activity, Multi-level Network, June 1986

1985

Chapman, Paul T. - Optimal Production Capacity in a Two Stage Subject to Production Failure, February 1985

Cox, Jr. Louis A. - Risk Attribution in the Presence of Joint Causes, February, 1985

Hiller, Randall - Computer-Aided Planning: A Decision Support Concept for the Corporate Planning Domain, June 1985

Ho, Ping - The Application of the Cross Impact Analysis to Technological Change, September 1985

Lee, I-Jen -Stationary Markovian Queuing Systems: An Approximation for the Transient Expected Queue Length, June 1985

Richetta, Romano - Color Graphics for Interactive Optimization of the Hypercube Queuing Model, June 1985

1984

Arcila Agudelo, Adriana - A Model to Provide Transportation Services for the Elderly and Handicapped, June 1984

Chen, Gloria Hiu-Lai - Information Theoretic Models of Preprocessors and Decision Aids, June 1984

Leong, Poh Leng - Multi attribute Queuing Theory, June 1984

Singhal, Vijay M. - Point-to-Point Package Delivery Systems, September 1984

Smith, Brian - Coordinated Air Defense, June 1984

1983

Brewster, Silvano - Optimal Regulators Designed for Implementation on Computationally Limited Computers, February 1983

Magonet-Neray, Robin C. - Optimal Ship Positions for Naval Battle Group Defense Problems, September 1983

Puente-Angulo, Carlos E. - A Comparison of Linear and Nonlinear Random Field Estimators, June 1983

Roege, William - Pilot Scheduling in a Fighter Squadron, February 1983

Tsai, Christopher L. - Procurement Planning for Reusable Inventory Systems, September 1983

1982

Bardenstein, Ruth - Optimization of Water Resource Projects with Renewable Resources and Multiple Energy Production: The Mediterranean Sea Project to Produce Hydroelectric and Soar Power, June 1982

Josa, Charles -An Heuristic Decision Procedure for a Precedence Constrained Single-Depot Vehicle Routing Problem, February 1982

O'Rourke, Paul F. - A Physically A Based Model of the Space conditioning Load Under Spot, February, 1982

Richardson, James - Regulating Automobile Insurance Residual Markets: A Policy for Controlling the Size of the Pool in Selected Risk Classes, June 1982

Schaack, Christian - Using the Kth Nearest Neighbor Clustering Procedure to Determine the Number of Subpopulations, June 1982

Ser, Shu - Analysis of Automatic Vehicle Location Systems Operating in Systems, June 1982

1981

Guillamon-Duch, Higinio - The Economics of Low Temperature, Liquid-Dominated Hydrothermal Resources, February 1981

Morgan, Kelly B. - The Incorporation of Uncertainty in the Air Pollution Regulation Process, September 1981

Quek, Ser Aik - Diagnostics for Econometric Models, September 1981

Stabile, Debra - The Design of Information Structures: Basic Allocation Strategies for Organization, September 1981

1980

Bendixen, Lisa - Probability Assessment: Issues of Implementation, September 1980

Brown, Richard - A Method for Sensitivity Analysis of L.P. Decomposition Equilibrium, with Application to the Copper Industry, February 1980

Habib, Frances - Investigating Convergence of a Capacity Planning Model Using Generalized Bender's Decomposition, September 1980

Hook, Jack - Market Impacts of Price Regulation in Automobile Insurance, February 1980

Lamar, Bruce W. -Optimal Machine Selection and Task Assignment in An Assembly System Design Problem, September 1980

Oum, Jai Y. -Harmonic Transformations and Gradient Curves, September 1980

Perakis, Anastassions N. - A New Probabilistic Detection Model for Phase Random Ocean Acoustic Fluctuations and its Comparison with Data, February 1980

1979

Shavel, Ira H. - A Dynamic Optimization Model for Studying the Transition from Depletable Resources to New Technologies, September 1979

1978

Brandeau, Margaret L. - Decision Strategies for Interline Subway Control Systems, February 1978

Cozzi, Claudio - Simple Models for a Single Route Public Transportation System, June 1978

Golush, William G. -Probabilistic Models for Optimal Seismic Design, February 1978

Sadiq, Ghazala - Multifleet Routing Problems February 1978

1977

Chen, Royee C. - Nuclear Reactor Rescheduling Study, February 1977

Sultan, Fareena - A Simulation Model of Population and Agricultural Growth in a Developing Country: A Case Study of Pakistan, June 1977

Tan, Chang-Bin - Port Capacity Modeling of GERT and Queuing Network Approaches, June 1977

Weilmuenster, David P. - Performance Characteristics of Signpost Automatic Vehicle Locating Systems, September 1977

Wexler, Jonathan W. - A Methodology for Configuring Distributed Real-Time microcomputer Systems, with Applications to Inertial Navigational Systems, June 1977

1976

Aashtiani, Hedayat Z. - Solving Large Scale Network Optimization Problems by the Out-of-Kilter Method, February 1976

Assad, Arjang A. - Solution Techniques for the Muti-commodity Flow Problems, June 1976

Bloom, Jeremy A. - A Mathematical Model of Fuel Distribution in New England, February 1976

Dersin, Pierre L. - Sensitivity Analysis of Optimal Static Traffic Assignments in a Large Freeway Corridor, Using Modern Control Theory, September 1976

Franck, Evelyn A. - Implementing Closest Vehicle Dispatching Strategy on the Hypercube Model, February 1976

Laurent, Gilles - A Dynamic Analysis of the Housing Market in Paris, June 1976

Lim, Joseph A. Y. - The Effects of Socio-Eco-Demographic Factors and Family Planning Programs on Fertility, February 1976

Matsushita, Masaki - An Application of Benders Decomposition to Steel Production, February 1976

Talafuse, David W. - Blood Donor Attitudes and Decisions: An Exploratory Analysis, September 1976

1975

Baldini, Vittorio A. - Operations Research Problem in the Motion Picture Industry, February 1975

Bitran, Gabriel R. - Duality and Sensitivity Analysis for Fractional Programs, June 1974

Facet, Tomas B. - Role of Partial Gradient Estimation by Simulation in Water Resource Plan Formulation, February 1975

Johns, Joseph H. - Intelligent Computer-Aided Dispatching for Urban Police Patrol Units, September 1975

Oswald, Louis J. - Preemption - A Visible Strategy?, September 1975

1974

Asser, Sylvain E. T. - An Algorithm to Solve the Nth Shortest Path Problem, February 1974

Bodily, Samuel E. - The Utilization of Frozen Red Cells in Blood Banking System: A Decision Theoretic Approach, June 1974

Brinati, Marco A. - Analysis of the Queuing Process at an Offshore Export Terminal for Dry Bulk Cargo, September 1974

Carlton, Dennis W. - Modeling the Effects of the Housing Allowance Program, September 1974

DeChatillon, Renaud A. - Energy Use in the Steel Industry, June 1974

Emami, Kayvan - An Investigation of Time Dependent Queues with Priorities, September 1974

Falk, Patrick G. - An Optimal Replacement and Maintenance Strategy for Aircraft, June 1974

Finet, Jean-Marc P. L. - The Calibration of Nonlinear Models, June 1974

Golden, Bruce - A Minimum-Cost Multicommodity Network Flow Problem Concerning Imports and Exports, February 1974

Grimm, Ernst -A Study of the Effect of Advertising on Sales, September 1974

Ulrich, Lionel Y. - Heuristic Algorithms for Solving a Large Scale Multicommodity Flow Problem on a Network with a Step Function Cost, June 1974

1973

Cruz-Bracho, Pedro Elias - A Preliminary Simulation Model of Factors Affecting the Nutritional and Health Status of Children in Low-Income Families, September 1973

Layrisse, Francisco Jose - Applications of Control Theory to Socioeconomic Systems, February 1973

Lingley, Gordon Steward - Analysis of Interoceanic Canal Alternatives: A System Approach to Decision Making, February 1973

Ovi, Alessandro - Decision Analysis Applied to Nuclear vs. Fossil Alternatives for Electric Energy Production, February 1973

1972

Bell, David Edwin - A Utility Theory Approach to Preferences for Money Over Time, June 1972

Calvo, Alberto Bruno - Location of Health Services Facilities: A Mathematical Programming Approach, February 1972

Campbell, Gregory Lewis - A Spatially Distributed Queuing Model for Police Patrol Sector Design, June 1972

Gelerman, Walter - Airline Competitive Games and Airport Utilization, June 1972

Haan, Anders Henrik - A Screening Model for Water Resource Development: Stochastic Considerations, February 1972

Honda, William Fumio - Probabilistic Comparison of Automobile Insurance Rating Schemes, September 1972

Horgan, Dennis Neville, Jr. - A Decision Analysis of Sewage Sludge Disposal Alternatives for Boston Harbor, September 1972

Huang, Alexander Kuang Yu - A Market Response Model for New Consumer Durables, June 1972

Weymuller, Stanislas Bruno - Duality Theory and Economic Analysis, June 1972

1971

Carlson, William Edwin - Scheduling Vehicles on Grid Networks of Automated Guideways, June 1971

Crousillat-Velasco, Cesar Oreste - Design Considerations for Airport Landing Systems, June 1971

Kanal, Prakash Mulchand - A Mathematical Model for a Cash Collection System, June 1971

Ketchledge, Bruce Arthur - Optimal Bounded Control of Stochastic Production/Inventory Systems, September 1971

Rosenfield, Donald Barry - Effects of Refractoriness in Hearing Models, February 1971

Shapiro, Roy David - Interlaced Scheduling of Transmit-Receive Pulses, February 1971

Ting, Harold Montford - Aggregation of Attributes for Multi attributed Utility Assessment, June 1971

1970

Howard, Daniel Dale - Dynamic Location-Allocation Analysis, September 1970

McDonald, Jarl W. - The Effects of Free Capacity Transportation Networks on the Distribution of Travel Time and Traffic: A Computer Simulation, June 1970

Robinson, William Owen - Multivariate Probability Assessment, September 1970