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Eva D. Regnier, Associate Professor

Eva D. Regnier, is an Associate Professor of Decision Science. She holds a Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering and a M.S. in Operations Research from the Georgia Institute of Technology, and a B.S. from Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Her research is in decision making under uncertainty, with a focus on characterizing environmental uncertainty to support both optimization and judgmental decision making. She has studied the value of weather forecasts in making evacuation and other decisions, and has worked on energy and natural resources decisions. Her recent work on energy issues in the Department of Defense includes developing methods to estimate the system-wide impacts of energy use in forward positions and methods to estimate the value of technology demonstration projects in informing and improving future use of developing technologies. Her work has been funded by the National Science Foundation and the Office of Naval Research.

Curriculum Vitae (.pdf)

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Selected Publications:
Apte, A., Khawam, J., Regnier, E. & Simon, J. Complexity and Self-Sustainment in Disaster Response Supply Chains. Decision Sciences. Forthcoming.

Simon, J., Regnier, E., & Whitney, L. (2014). A value-focused approach to energy transformation in the United States Department of Defense. Decision Analysis 11(2) 117-132.

Regnier, E.D., Simon, J.A., Nussbaum, D.A. & Whitney, L.K. (2014) The Fuel Multiplier in Fuel Supply Logistics. Journal of Defense Modeling and Simulation. Forthcoming.

Regnier, E.D. & Shechter, S.M. (2013) Lumping and sampling error in Markov models of disease progression. Statistics in Medicine 32(22):3862-3880.

Slootmaker, L.A., Regnier, E.D., Hansen, J.A., & Lucas, T.W. (2013) User Focus and Simulation Improve Predictions of Piracy Risk. Interfaces 43(3):256-267.

Regnier, E.D. (2011) Evacuation Planning. Wiley Encyclopedia of Operations Research and Management Science.

Regnier, E.D. (2008). Doing Something about the Weather. Omega: The International Journal of Management Science 36(1): 22-32.

Regnier, E.D. (2008). Public Evacuation Decisions and Hurricane Track Uncertainty. Management Science 54(1): 16-28.

Regnier, E.D. (2007). Oil and Energy Price Volatility. Energy Economics 29(3): 405-427.

Regnier, E., Sharp, G. and Tovey, C. (2004). Optimal Asset Replacement under Ongoing Technological Progress. IIE Transactions 36(6): 497-508.

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