Socio-Economic Planning Sciences
Blockchain in humanitarian operations management: A review of research and practice
Kyle Hunt, Mr. Hunt is a Ph.D. candidate in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University at Buffalo, focusing his studies in operations research. He is also a U.S. National Science Foundation Graduate Research Fellow (NSF GRF). His primary research focuses in the areas of homeland security and humanitarian operations. He is especially interested in developing models that can provide practical insights or be readily adopted by stakeholders throughout government and industry.
Adithya Narayanan, Mr. Narayanan completed his M.S. in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at the University at Buffalo. His research interests are in emerging technologies and data-driven decision support models.
Jun Zhuang, Ph.D. Dr. Zhuang is the Morton C. Frank Professor and Director of the Decision, Risk & Data Laboratory, Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, at the University at Buffalo. He earned his Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering in 2008 from the University of Wisconsin–Madison. His long-term research goal is to integrate operations research, big data analytics, game theory, and decision analysis to improve mitigation, preparedness, response, and recovery for natural and manmade disasters.