Current affiliation: Brock UniversitySubject: Operations ResearchPrimary location: Canada
Published in:Historical Methods A Journal of Quantitative and Interdisciplinary HistoryPublication date:2015-04-03
We built a mathematical model to simulate the British cavalry charge at the 1854 Battle of Balaclava. We then used the model to see what would hav...
Published in:Operations ResearchPublication date:2014-10-01
I built a mathematical model to simulate short range missile defense. I then analyzed the behavior of that model, to see what it implies about the ...
Published in:International Journal of Production ResearchPublication date:2015-07-24
Published in:Social Science QuarterlyPublication date:2015-05-14
Refighting Pickett's Charge
We built a mathematical model to simulate the Confederate infantry attack on the last day of the 1863 Battle of Gettysburg. We then used the model...
Published in:Naval Research Logistics (NRL)Publication date:2013-10-25
Salvo area fire
Published in:Journal of the Operational Research SocietyPublication date:2013-09-18
Published in:Decision Sciences Journal of Innovative EducationPublication date:2013-04-01
I helped undergraduate students mathematically forecast their own final grades while the course was still underway. 29% of the students said the f...
Published in:Journal of Education for BusinessPublication date:2013-01-01
We examined the grades of undergraduate students who repeated (retook) courses. Students improved their grades by an average of 15 marks, but with...
Published in:Annals of Operations ResearchPublication date:2011-05-15
Published in:European Journal of Operational ResearchPublication date:2007-06-01
Published in:Naval Research Logistics (NRL)Publication date:2007-02-01
Published in:Operations ResearchPublication date:2005-10-01
The salvo model is a set of equations that represents how warships fight each other using missiles. Each side attacks by firing anti-ship cruise m...
Published in:Military Operations ResearchPublication date:2005-09-01
We built a mathematical model to simulate the 1942 Battle of the Coral Sea between American and Japanese aircraft carriers. We then used the model ...
Published in:European Journal of Operational ResearchPublication date:2005-06-01
Published in:Decision SciencesPublication date:2004-11-01
Published in:Naval Research Logistics (NRL)Publication date:2004-01-01
This article analyzes the properties of the salvo model for naval missile combat. It separates the effects of ship qualities (offensive firepower,...
Published in:Academy of Management Learning and EducationPublication date:2003-12-01
I explain why universities should NOT view undergraduate students as "customers" or "products". However, it can be useful sometimes to imagine the...
Published in:European Journal of Operational ResearchPublication date:2002-08-01
Published in:European Journal of Operational ResearchPublication date:2002-04-01
Published in:Mathematical Social SciencesPublication date:2002-01-01
Published in:Insurance Mathematics and EconomicsPublication date:2001-10-01
Published in:Military Operations ResearchPublication date:2001-09-01
Published in:IIE TransactionsPublication date:1998-02-01
Published in:IEEE Transactions on ReliabilityPublication date:1997-06-01
Published in:IIE TransactionsPublication date:1996-05-01
Published in:IEEE Transactions on ReliabilityPublication date:1995-01-01
Published in:The International Journal of Management EducationPublication date:2017-03-01
This study examined how differences between students' actual grades and their grade goals influence their studying efforts. We found that students...
Published in:Journal of Global Security StudiesPublication date:2018-04-01
Over 16,500 rockets have been fired at Israel since 2005. Israel responded by constructing bomb shelters and warning sirens; developing the Iron Do...