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Selected recent faculty research publications

Seref, O., Brooks, J. P., & Fong, S. S. (2013). Decomposition of Flux Distributions into Metabolic Pathways. IEEE/ACM Transactions on Computational Biology and Bioinformatics, in print.

Abrahams AS, Jiao J, Fan W, Wang GA, Zhang Z (2013). What's buzzing in the blizzard of buzz? Automotive component isolation in social media postings. Decision Support Systems, 55 (4), November 2013, 871-882.

Hiller, J. S., & and Russell, R. S. (2013). The Challenge and Imperative of Private Sector Cybersecurity: An International Comparison. Computer Law and Security Review, 29(3), 236-245.

He, S., Wang, G. A., Zhang, M., & Cook, D. F. (2013). Multivariate process monitoring and fault identification using multiple decision tree classifiers. International Journal of Production Research, 51(11), 3355-3371.

James, T., Khansa, L., Cook, D. F., Bruyaka, O., & Keeling, K. (2013). Using network-based text analysis to analyze trends in Microsoft's security innovations. Computers & Security, 36, 49-67.

Seref, O., Zobel, C. W. (2013). Recursive voids for identifying a nonconvex boundary of a set of points in the plane. Pattern Recognition, 46(12), 3288-3299.

Abrahams, A. S., Coupey, E., Zhong, E. X., Barkhi, R., & Manasantivong, P.S. (2013). Audience Targeting by B2B Advertisement Classification: A Neural Network Approach. Expert Systems with Applications, 40(8), 2777-2791.

Seref, O., Fan, Y.-J., & Chaovalitwongse, W. A. (2013). Mathematical programming formulations and algorithms for discrete k-median clustering with time series data. INFORMS Journal on Computing, in print (available online).

Fetter, G., & Rakes, T. R. (2013). An Equity Approach to Contractor Assignment in Post-Disaster Debris Disposal Operations. International Journal of Emergency Management, 9(2), 170-186.

Abrahams, A. S., & Barkhi, R. (2013). Concept Comparison Engines: A New Frontier of Search. Decision Support Systems, 54(2), 904-918.

Wang, G. A., Jiao, J., Fan, W., & Abrahams, A. S. (2013). ExpertRank: An Expert Finding Algorithm in Online Knowledge Sharing Communities. Decision Support Systems, 54(3), 1442-1451.

Deane, J. (2012). Hybrid Genetic Algorithm and Augmented Neural Network Application for Solving the Online Advertisement Scheduling Problem with Contextual Targeting. Expert Systems with Applications, 39(5), 5168-5177.

Abrahams, A. S., & Ragsdale, C. T. (2012). A Decision Support System for Patient Scheduling in Travel Vaccine Administration. Decision Support Systems, 54(1), 215-225.

Fetter, G., & Rakes, T. R. (2012). Incorporating Recycling into Post-Disaster Debris Disposal. Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, 46(1), 14-22.

Badinelli, R. D., Barile, S., Ng, I., Polese, F., Saviano, M., & Di Nauta, P. (2012). Viable Service Systems and Decision Making in Service Management. Journal of Service Management, 23(4), 498-526.

Khansa, L., Zobel, C. W., & Goicochea, G. (2012). Creating a Taxonomy for Mobile Commerce Innovations using Social Network and Cluster Analyses. International Journal of Electronic Commerce- Special issue on M-Commerce, 16(4), 19-52.

Seref, O., Chaovalitwongse, W. A., & Brooks, J. P. (2012). Relaxing Support Vectors for Classification. Annals of Operations Research, in print (available online).

Khansa, L., Cook, D. F., James, T., & Bruyaka, O. (2012). Impact of HIPAA provisions on the stock market value of health care institutions, information security and other information technology firms. Computers & Security, 31(6), 750-770.

White, S. W., & Badinelli, R. D. (2012). A model for efficiency-based resource integration in services. European Journal of Operational Research, 217(2), 439-447.

Deane, J., & Agarwal, A. (2012). Scheduling Online Advertisements to Maximize Revenue under Non-Linear Pricing. The Journal of Computer Information Systems, 53(2), 85-92.

Badinelli, R. D. (2012). Fuzzy modeling of service system engagements. Service Science, 4(2), 135-146.

Abrahams, A. S., Jiao, J., Wang, G. A., & Fan, W. (2012). Vehicle Defect Discovery from Social Media. Decision Support Systems, 54(1), 87-97.

Deane, J. K., & Agarwal, A. (2012). Scheduling Online Advertisements to Maximize Revenue Under Variable Frequency. OMEGA, 40(5), 562-570.

Rakes, T. R., Deane, J., & Rees, L. P. (2012). IT security planning under uncertainty for high-impact events. Omega, 40(1), 79-88.

Deane, J. K., Rakes, T. R., & Agarwal, A. (2012). Designing Content Distribution Networks for Optimal Cost and Performance. Information Technology and Management, 13(1), 1-15.

Zobel, C. W., & Khansa, L. (2012). Quantifying Cyberinfrastructure Resilience against Multi-event Attacks. Decision Sciences, 43(4), 687-710.

Khansa, L., & Liginlal, D. (2012). Whither Information Security? Examining the Complementarities and Substitutive Effects among IT and Information Security Firms. International Journal of Information Management, 32(3), 271-281.

Deane, J. K., Rees, L. P., & Rakes, T. R., (2011). Behavioral Online Advertisement Targeting Using Web Surf History Analysis and Contextual Segmentation. International Journal of Electronic Business, 9(3), 271-291.

Khansa, L., & Divakaran, L. (2011). Predicting Stock Market Returns from Malicious Attacks: A Comparative Analysis of Vector Autoregression and Time-Delayed Neural Networks. Decision Support Systems, Special issue on Recent Advances in Data, Text, and Media Mining, 51(4), 745-759.

Arnette, A. N., & Zobel, C. W. (2011). The Role of Public Policy in Optimizing Renewable Energy Development in the Greater Southern Appalachian Mountains. Renewable & Sustainable Energy Reviews, 15(8), 3690-3702.

Li, J., Wang, G. A., & Chen, H. (2011). Identity Matching Using Social Identity Features. Information Systems Frontiers, 13(1).

Zobel, C. W., & Cook, D. F. (2011). Evaluation of neural network variable influence measures for process control. Engineering Applications of Artificial Intelligence, 24(5), 803-812.

He, S. G., Wang, G. A., & Cook, D. F. (2011). Multivariate Measurement System Analysis in Multisite Testing: An Online Technique Using Principal Component Analysis. Expert Systems with Applications, 38(12), 14602-14608.

Falasca, M., Zobel, C. W., & Ragsdale, C.T. (2011). Helping a Small Development Organization Manage Volunteers More Efficiently. Interfaces, 41(3), 254-262

Wang, G. A., Atabakhsh, H., & Chen, H. (2011). A Hierarchical Naive Bayes Model for Approximate Identity Matching. Decision Support Systems, 51(3), 413-423.

Rees, L., Deane, J., Rakes, T., & Baker, W. (2011). Decision Support for Cybersecurity Risk Planning. Decision Support Systems, 51(3), 493-505.

James, T., Khansa, L., Cook, D. F., & Liginlal, D. (2011). Technology and US politics. IEEE Technology and Society Magazine, 30(1), 20-27.

Zobel, C. W. (2011). Representing perceived tradeoffs in defining disaster resilience. Decision Support Systems, 50(2), 394-403.

LoPinto, F., & Ragsdale, C.T. (2010). Efficient Modeling of Individual Consumer Preferences: Facilitating Agent-Based Online Markets. International Journal of Electronic Marketing & Retailing, 3(1), 66-81.

James, T. L., Brown, E., & Ragsdale, C. (2010). A Grouping Genetic Algorithm for the Blockmodel Problem. IEEE Transactions on Evolutionary Computation, 14(1), 103-111.

Rego, C., James, T. L., & Glover, F. (2010). An Ejection Chain Algorithm for the Quadratic Assignment Problem. Networks, 56(3), 188-206.

Badinelli, R. D. (2010). A Stochastic Model of Resource Allocation for Service Systems. Service Science, 2(1/2), 68-83.

Arnette, A., Zobel, C. W., Bosch, D., Pease, J., & Metcalfe, T. (2010). Stakeholder Ranking of Watershed Goals with the Vector Analytic Hierarchy Process: Effects of Participant Grouping Scenarios. Environmental Modelling and Software - Special Issue: Modeling with Stakeholders, 25(11), 1459-1469.

Seref, O., Ahuja, R. K., Orlin, J. B. (2009). Incremental network optimization: theory and algorithms. Operations Research, 57(3): 586-594.

Hertweck, B. M., Rakes, T. R., & Rees, L. P. (2009). The Effects of Comparison Shopping Behavior on Dynamic Pricing Strategy Selection in an Agent-Enabled e-Market. International Journal of Electronic Business, 7(2), 149-169.

Khansa, L., & Liginlal, D. (2009). Quantifying the Benefits of Investing in Information Security. Communications of the ACM, 52(11), 113-117.

Deane, J., Craighead, C., & Ragsdale, C. (2009). Mitigating Environmental and Density Risk in Global Sourcing via a Multi-Objective Supplier Selection Model. International Journal of Physical Distribution and Logistics Management, 39(10), 861-883.

James, T. L., Rego, C., & Glover, F. (2009). Multi-Start Tabu Search and Diversification Strategies for the Quadratic Assignment Problem. IEEE Transactions on Systems, Man and Cybernetics, Part A: Systems and Humans, 39(3), 579-596.

James, T. L., Rego, C., & Glover, F. (2009). A Cooperative Parallel Tabu Search Algorithm for the Quadratic Assignment Problem. European Journal of Operational Research, 195(3), 810-826.

Deane, J., & Pathak, P. (2009). Ontological Analysis of Web Surf History to Maximize the Click-Through Probability of Web Advertisements. Decision Support Systems, 47(4), 364-373.

Deane, J., Ragsdale, C. T., Rakes, T., & Rees, L. (2009). Coordinating the Supply Chain to Cooperatively Reduce IT Security Risk. Operations Research Management, 2, 4-12.

Scheibe, K., & Ragsdale, C. T. (2009). A Modeling Approach for Supporting Wireless Mesh Network Design Decisions. European Journal of Operational Research, 197, 773-784.

Deane, J. K., Rakes, T. R., & Rees, L. P. (2009). Efficient heuristics for wireless network tower placement. Information Technology and Management, 10(1), 55-65.

Deane, J. K., Ragsdale, C. T., Rakes, T. R., & Rees, L. P. (2009). Managing Supply Chain Risk and Disruption from IT Security Incidents. Operations Management Research, 2(1), 4-12.

Scheibe, K. P., Rees, L. P., & Rakes, T. R., (2009). Addressing Universal-Broadband-Service Implications with Wireless Mesh Networks. Telecommunications Systems, 41(1), 51-64.

Khansa, L., & Liginlal, D. (2009). Valuing the Flexibility of Investing in Security Process Innovations. European Journal of Operational Research, 192(1), 216-235.

Zobel, C. W., & Wang, G. A. (2008). Topic Maps for Improving Services in Disaster Operations Management. Journal of Service Science, 1(1), 83-92.