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Daniel A. Nussbaum

Professional History
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Thesis Supervision

Operations Research Department
Naval Postgraduate School
Monterey, CA 93943

Glasgow Hall 242
(831) 656-2387
DSN: 756-2387
Fax: (831) 656-2595

Visiting Professor of Operations Research

Ph.D., Michigan State University, 1971

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Cost/benefit analyses
  • Life cycle cost estimating and modeling
  • PPBES and budget preparation and justification
  • Decision analysis
  • Risk assessment
  • Performance measurement
  • Earned value management
  • Activity based costing
  • Total cost of ownership analyses
Professor Daniel Nussbaum testifies before the House Armed Services Committee on how to improve the acquisition and cost estimating processes in the Department of Defense. Watch the Video (at 23:15) or download the PDF transcript.



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