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  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • 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.


  • Chhaochhria, Pallav - Inventory Planning for Low Demand Items in Online Retailing, June 2007.
  • DeGregory, Keith - Optimization-Based Allocation of Force Protection Resources in an Asymmetric Environment, June 2007.
  • Marla, Lavanya - Robust Optimization for Network-based Resource Allocation Problems under Uncertainty, June 2007.
  • Martin, Kiel - Dynamic Planning Under Uncertainty for Theater Airlift Operations, June 2007.
  • Miller, John - Large-Scale Dynamic Observation Planning for Unmanned Surface Vessels, June 2007.
  • Thomer, Joseph - Trust-Based Design of Human-Guided Algorithms, June 2007.


  • 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.


  • 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.
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