Professor; Harvey D. Spangler Faculty Scholar
Mechanical Engineering Building
1513 University Avenue
Madison, WI 53706
Ph: (608) 262-3002
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Wisconsin Institute for Discovery
Professor Laura Albert’s research applies operations research methodologies to important societal applications. Her primary methodological base is discrete optimization, including integer programming and Markov decision processes. She has applied operations research methodologies to address public sector problems related to emergency medical services, homeland security, critical infrastructure protection, public safety, and disaster response and recovery.
Formerly Laura McLay.