Sheldon Howard Jacobson, Ph.D.

University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign


Papers in Archival Journals


Stochastic Models, On-line Optimization, and Sequential Decision-Making

1.  Nikolaev, A.G., Jacobson, S.H., 2010, “Stochastic Sequential Decision-Making with a Random Number of Jobs”, Operations Research, 54(4P1), 1023-1027.

2.  Lee, A.J., Jacobson, S.H., 2011, “Sequential Stochastic Assignment under Uncertainty: Estimation and Convergence,” Statistical Inference for Stochastic Processes, 14(1), 21-46.

3.  Baharian, G., Jacobson, S.H., 2013, “Stochastic Sequential Assignment Problem with Threshold Criteria,” Probability in the Engineering and Informational Sciences, 27(3), 277-296.

4.  Baharian, G., Jacobson, S.H., 2013, “Limiting Behavior of the Stochastic Sequential Assignment Problem,” Naval Research Logistics, 60(4), 321-330.

5.  Khatibi, A., Baharian, G., Kone, E.R., Jacobson, S.H., 2014, “The Sequential Stochastic Assignment Problem with Random Success Rates,” IIE Transactions. 46(11), 1169-1180.

6.  Baharian, G., Jacobson, S.H., 2014, “Limiting Behavior of the Target-Dependent Stochastic Sequential Assignment Problem,” Journal of Applied Probability, 51(4), 943-953.

7.   Khatibi, A., Baharian, G., Behzad, B., Jacobson, S.H., 2015, “Extensions of the Sequential Stochastic Assignment Problem, Mathematical Methods of Operations Research, 82(3), 317-340.

8.  Baharian, G., Khatibi, A., Jacobson, S.H., 2016, "Sequential Stochastic Assignment Problem with Time-dependent Random Success Rates" Journal of Applied Probability, 53(4), 1052-1063.

9.  Khatibi, A., Jacobson, S.H., 2017, “Doubly Stochastic Sequential Assignment Problem,” Naval Research Logistics, 63(3), 124-137.

10. Khatibi, S.H. Jacobson, 2018, “Generalized Stochastic Sequential Assignment Problem,” Stochastic Systems, 8(4), 293-306.

11. Yu, G., Jacobson, S.H., Kiyavash, N., "A Bi-Criteria Multiple-Choice Secretary Problem," IISE Transaction.



Last Updated: 2 January 2019