Operations research and systems analysis

Overhead view of people going through a TSA checkpoint.

Improving airport checkpoint efficiency

The combination of current airport space constraints and limited Transportation Security Officers coupled with projected increases in air travelers and rising number of security threats will put more pressure on TSA staff and resources.

Fire truck and ambulance at an accident cene

Optimization for disaster response including COVID-19

The risk of natural disasters and national emergencies drives the need for real-time decision-making to guide the allocation of critical resources and the design of resilient and effective supply chains to respond effectively to these events.