Eugene P. Visco Prize

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Eugene P. Visco

Oral History
Article from 2001 Phalanx

MORS Eugene P. Visco Prize for International Collaboration in Operations Research

Background and Description

This prize recognizes excellence in research quality, contributions, and presentation. Early career and Junior Analysts conducting impactful, technically rigorous, and multi-disciplinary research are highly encouraged to apply!

This prize was established in March 2019 to honor and memorialize Gene Visco, FS. Gene was also a constant supporter of MORS junior analysts and a champion for quality presentations.

Past Prize Winners

2022 - Dr. Paul Fanto, IDA
Presentation on “Resilient Position Data Fusion with a Generic Kalman Filter Method"

2021 - Dr. Iain Cruickshank
Presentation on “Multi-View Clustering of Social-Based Data”

2020 - MAJ Jaison D. Desai, PhD
Presentation on “Determination of Influential Factors on Roadway Bridge Sufficiency Using Inspection Data and LASSO: A Proof-of-Concept”

2019 - Dr. David Masad
Presentation on "Predicting Crisis Behavior with Reinforcement Learning"