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Irina Dolinskaya

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences


2145 Sheridan Road
Tech M235
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences

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Ph.D. Industrial and Operations Engineering: Operations Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

M.S. Industrial and Operations Engineering: Operations Research, University of Michigan, Ann Arbor, MI

B.S. Industrial Engineering summa cum laude, University of Florida, Gainesville, FL

Research Interests

Irina Dolinskaya’s research is in the field of transportation science and logistics with focus on adaptive modeling and solution approaches that integrate dynamic real-time information. Her application areas include:

  • humanitarian logistics,
  • optimal vessel performance, and
  • electric vehicle routing

Selected Publications

    Dolinskaya, I. S. and Smith, R. L. “Fastest-Path Planning for Direction-Dependent Speed Functions,” forthcoming in Journal of Optimization Theory and Applications.

    Dolinskaya, I. S. “Dynamic Navigation in Direction-Dependent Environments,” forthcoming in Dynamic Network Modeling in Complex Transportation Systems edited by S. Ukkusuri and K. Ozbay – invited book chapter.

    Dolinskaya, I. S. and Maggiar, A. “Time-Optimal Trajectories with Bounded Curvature in Anisotropic Media,” International Journal of Robotics Research, Vol. 31, No. 14, December 2012, pp. 1761-1793 .

    Dolinskaya, I. S. “Optimal Path Finding in Direction, Location and Time Dependent Environments,” Naval Research Logistics, Vol. 59, No. 5, August 2012, pp. 325-339.

    De la Torre, L.E., Dolinskaya, I.S. and Smilowitz, K. “Disaster Relief Routing: Integrating Research and Practice,” Socio-Economic Planning Sciences, Vol. 46, Issue 1, March 2012, pp. 88–97.

    Dolinskaya, I.S., Shi, E., Smilowitz, K. and Ross, M. “Decentralized Approaches to Logistics Coordination in Humanitarian Relief,” Proceedings of the 2011 Industrial Engineering Research Conference. (2011)

    Dolinskaya, I. S., Kotinis, M., Parsons, M. G., and Smith, R. L. “Optimal Short-Range Routing of Vessels in a Seaway.” Journal of Ship Research, Vol. 53, No. 3, September 2009, pp. 121-129.