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PhD Theses: 2010s

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  • 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. 


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.
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