Sheldon Howard Jacobson, Ph.D.
In the News (2008 and earlier)
(December 16, 2008) News release by the University of Illinois New Bureau, quantifying the relationship between obesity and fuel consumption: With increasing obesity, fuel consumption becomes weighty matter
(November 2008) SIAM News: A Shot in the Arm for Integer Programming.
(October 2008) Managed Care Magazine: Web Site Provides Pediatric Vaccine Pricing.
(September 15, 2008) Who is going to win the 2008 United States Presidential Election? A Prediction Model for the United States Presidential Election (News Release).
(February 14, 2008) A Minute with Sheldon Jacobson: How can better pre-screening make airports safer?
(October 24, 2006) News release highlighting the impact of the obesity epidemic on fuel consumption:
(April 18, 2006) News release highlighting pediatric vaccine stockpile risk:
$1.5 billion needed to ensure 12-month stockpile of pediatric vaccines