Jill R. Hardin

Associate Professor

Department of Statistical Sciences and Operations Research


Oliver Hall, 2055

1001 West Main Street

P.O. Box 843083

Richmond, Virginia 23284-3083

Phone: (804) 828-4547

Fax: (804) 828-8785

Email:  jrhardin@vcu.edu

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Curriculum Vitae


Ph.D. Algorithms, Combinatorics, and Optimization
  Georgia Institute of Technology, December 2001
M.S. Operations Research
  Georgia Institute of Technology, May 2001
B.S. Mathematics, minor in Computer Science
  University of Kentucky, May 1996


Refereed Publications

1.       Hardin, J., J. Lee, and J. Leung. “On the Boolean-Quadric Packing Uncapacitated Facility-Location Polytope,” Annals of Operations Research 83 (1998), 77-94. [link]

2.      Campbell, A.M., and J.R. Hardin.  “Vehicle Minimization for Periodic Deliveries,” European Journal of Operational Research 165 (2005), 668-684. [pdf, link]

3.      Hardin, J.R. and A.J. Ellington.  “Using Multimedia to Facilitate Software Instruction in an Introductory Modeling Course, INFORMS Transactions on Education 5 (2005). [link]

4.      Norback, J.S., and J.R. Hardin. “Integrating Workplace Communication into Senior Design,” IEEE Transactions on Professional Communication 48 (2005), 413-426.

5.      Hardin, J.R., G.L. Nemhauser, and M.W.P. Savelsbergh.  “Analysis of Bounds for a Capacitated Lot-Sizing Problem,” Computers and Operations Research 34 (2007), 1721-1743. [pdf, link]

6.      Merrick, J.R.W., J.R. Hardin, and Walker, R.  “Partnerships in Training.” Interfaces 36 (2006), 359-370. [pdf, link]

7.      Ellington, A.J., and J.R. Hardin.  “The Use of Video Tutorials in a Mathematical Modeling Course Taken by Pre-service Teachers,” submitted to Mathematics and Computer Education. [pdf]

8.  Hardin, J.R., G.L. Nemhauser, and M.W.P. Savelsbergh. “Strong Valid Inequalities for the Resource-constrained Scheduling Problem with Uniform Resource Requirements,” submitted to Discrete Optimization. [pdf]


Non-refereed Publications

1.       Norback, J., D. Llewellyn, and J.R. Hardin. “Integrating Workplace Communication Into Undergraduate Engineering Curricula,” ORMS Today 28:4 (2001), 33-35.

2.      Street IV, W.S., and J.R. Hardin.  “A Writing Intensive Course in Statistics & Operations Research,” 2003 Proceedings of the American Statistical Association, Section on Statistical Education [CD-ROM], Alexandria, VA: American Statistical Association, 2003.