David Czerwinski

David Czerwinski

Assistant Professor
Dept. of Marketing and Decision Sciences
San Jose State University

Business Tower 753
david.czerwinski@sjsu.edu


My research involves the application of techniques from operations research and statistics to problems in the private and public sectors. Application areas of particular interest are health care quality, drug safety surveillance, airline safety, and public transit. If you'd like to learn more about by background, please check out my CV.

You can find course material for Quantitative Business Analysis and Data Mining on Canvas. You can also download the Data Mining syllabus.

Papers

Airlines as Baseball Players: A New Approach to Airline Safety
by David Czerwinski and Arnold Barnett (MIT)
Management Science Vol. 52, No. 9 (September 2006)

Depression and Increased Health Care Cost
by Charles Welch (Massachusetts General Hospital), Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT), David Czerwinski, and Bijay Ghimire (D2 Hawkeye, Inc.)
To appear in Psychosomatics

Chicago's Regional Approach to Welfare To Work
by Kim Hunt (Chicago Transit Authority) and David Czerwinski
Transportation Research Record No. 1753 (2001)

Talks

The Math of Moneyball (with applications to airline safety)
Presented at the SJSU Math Colloquium. San Jose, CA. April 2009.

Large Scale Drug Safety Surveillance Using Insurance Claims Data
Presented at the 3rd INFORMS Workshop on Data Mining and Health Informatics. Washington, D.C. October 2008.
Joint work with Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT)

Quality in Health Care
Presented at the INFORMS annual conference. Seattle, WA. November 2007.
Joint work with Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT) and Michael Kane (MIT Medical).

Statistical Models to Identify Quality Care
Poster presented at the MIT Operations Research in Health Care conference. Cambridge, MA. May 2007.
Joint work with Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT) and Michael Kane (MIT Medical)

Depression and Increased Health Care Cost
Presented at the INFORMS annual conference. Pittsburgh, PA. November 2006.
Joint work with Dimitris Bertsimas (MIT), Charles Welch (Massachusetts General Hospital), and Bijay Ghimire (D2 Hawkeye Inc.)

Mathematical Observations on Texas Hold'em Poker
Presented at the MIT ORC Lunchtime Talk Series. Cambridge, MA. February 2006.

Using a Mixed Integer Program to Set Army Supply Support Activity (SSA) Inventory Levels
Presented at the INFORMS annual conference. San Francisco, CA. November 2005.
Joint work with Carol Fan, Elvira Loredo, Kenneth Girardini, and Candice Riley (all at RAND).

Using Entry-Only Automatic Fare Collection Data to Estimate Rail Transit Passenger Flows at CTA
Presented at Transport Chicago. Chicago, IL. June 2002.
Joint work with Adam Rahbee (Chicago Transit Authority)

CTA Ridership: It's in the Cards
Presented to the Chicago Area Transportation Model Users Group.
Chicago, IL. July 2001.

Chicago's Regional Approach to Welfare To Work
Presented at the Annual Meeting of the Transportation Research Board, Washington, D.C. January 2001.
Joint work with Kim Hunt (Chicago Transit Authority)