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Kyle Y. Lin

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Operations Research Department
Naval Postgraduate School
Monterey, CA 93943

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Photo of Kyle LinPROFESSOR, Operations Research Department

Ph.D., U.C. Berkeley, Industrial Engineering and Operations Research, 2000

Dr. Kyle Lin is Professor and Associate Chair for Instruction in the Operations Research Department at the Naval Postgraduate School. Dr. Lin specializes in mathematical modeling, applied probability, game theory, and their applications in defense-related problems. His research focuses on developing novel mathematical models to glean new insights about a broad spectrum of defense-related operations, such as patrol, surveillance, search, and combat. He also works closely with several DoD agencies to address emerging logistical, strategic, tactical, and operational problems.

Teaching and Research Interests

  • Stochastic Modeling and Analysis
  • Game Theory and Its Applications
  • Warfare Modeling and Analysis
  • Queueing Theory and Its Applications

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