Barbara S. Minsker, Ph.D.

Title Professor, Nauman Faculty Scholar

Education: Cornell University

Research Interests

  • Environmental systems analysis
  • Investigating improved methods for modeling complex environmental systems so that informed management-level decisions can be made under conditions of uncertainty, using machine learning approaches such as genetic algorithms, decision trees, support vector machines, and artificial neural networks
  • Current applications include stormwater management, green infrastructure, drought and flood management, and adaptive observation