Faculty Research Interests
Donald Brown (W. S. Calcott Professor)
  • data fusion
  • statistical learning
  • predictive modeling
Matthew Gerber (Assistant Professor)
  • natural language processing
  • predictive modeling
  • medical informatics

Post-Doctoral Researchers Research Interests
Benjamin Lobo
  • scheduling
  • production planning, inventory control
  • logistics

Current Graduate Students Degree Program Advisor Research Interests
Mohammad Boni Ph.D. Gerber
  • machine learning
  • computational intelligence
  • soft computing
  • evolutionary computation
  • data fusion
  • pattern recognition
Jennifer Geffre Ph.D. Brown
  • data mining
  • dynamic networks (especially social)
  • strategic predictive models
Alexander Pape M.S. Gerber
  • social media
  • image analysis
  • event prediction
Jessica Vermaat M.S. Brown
  • data mining
  • predictive modeling
  • machine learning
Yang Wang Ph.D. Brown
  • data mining
  • machine learning
  • distributed estimation
Peter Wu Ph.D. Gerber
  • social analytics
  • natural language processing
  • machine learning
Qi Zhou M.S. Brown
  • data mining
  • predictive modeling
Past Members (since 2012) Degree Year Advisor Thesis/Dissertation Title Subsequent Position/Institution
Chip Kruger M.S. 2015 Gerber Identifying Correlates of Homicide Rates in Michoacán, Mexico Instructor, Department of Systems Engineering, United States Military Academy
Armen Melikian M.S. 2014 Gerber An Agent-Based Approach to Improving Commuter Traffic by Means of Advanced Traveler Information Systems Associate Professional Staff, Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory
Yue Zhang Ph.D. 2014 Brown Stochastic Simulation Optimization for Districting Problems with Application to Police Patrol District Design Quantitative Finance Analyst, Bank of America, Charlotte, NC
Michael Vedomske Ph.D. 2014 Brown Addressing Quality of Patient Care by Measuring Care Variation and Predicting Thirty-Day Readmissions
Jacob Scanlon M.S. 2014 Gerber Automatic Detection and Forecasting of Violent Extremist Cyber-Recruitment Data Scientist, Booz Allen Hamilton
Lucas Haravitch M.S. 2014 Brown Forecasting Ammunition Demand on a Modern Battlefield Operations Research and Systems Analyst (ORSA) at Army Materiel Systems Analysis Activity (AMSAA)
Samuel Huddleston Ph.D. 2013 Brown Geographic Probability Algorithms with Security Force Applications Operations Research and Systems Analyst (ORSA), Center for Army Analysis
Edward Teague Ph.D. 2013 Brown Robust Design for Security and Humanitarian Support Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Engineering, United States Military Academy
Thomas Warner M.S. 2012 Brown Agent-Based Simulation Optimization for Infrastructure Project Portfolio Selection Computer Science Staff, Department of Modeling and Analytics, MITRE.
Lei Chen Ph.D. 2012 Brown Image Fusion and An Outlier Detection Framework for Hierarchical Modeling with Application to Corrosion Prediction Associate, Bank of America Merrill Lynch
Suzanne DeLong Ph.D. 2012 Brown An Efficient Methodology for Analysis of Stochastic Computer Simulation Experiments
Jonathan Fox Ph.D. 2012 Brown Temporal Considerations for Spatial Event Prediction Director for C4 (Command, Control, Communications, and Computers), US Army
Xiaofeng Wang Ph.D. 2012 Brown Feature-Based Spatio-Temporal Modeling Associate, Bank of America Merrill Lynch