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Penn State Berks

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Penn State Berks

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Areas of expertise and research interests
Dr. Kulturel's research interests are in modeling and optimization of complex systems and robustness under uncertainty. She uses exact solution methods such as mixed integer programming (MIP) as well as metaheuristic techniques such as Tabu Search, Genetic Algorithms, and Ant Colony Approaches with applications to facility layout, reliability, scheduling, etc. Dr. Kulturel's other research interests consist of women in Information Science and Engineering, and Teaching and Learning with Virtual Teams.