Projects by Sponsor


  • 2019–2020: Schedule and Resource Optimization Across Wide-Timescale Workflows

3Com Corporation

  • 1995–1996: Dynamic Optimal Inventory Modeling of Finished Goods

ARCO Gas and Oil

  • 1981–1982: Evaluation of Numerical Dispersion and Grid Orientation Effects for the Two-Phase Immiscible Displacement Problem

Aerojet Electronic Systems Division

  • 1997–1998: Multiple Hypothesis Tracking (MHT)

Aerojet Electrosystems

  • 1987–1988: Outgassing and Contamination in Vacuum Systems

Aerospace Corporation

  • 1988–1989: Construction of Data Base for Satellite Design
  • 1979–1980: Multivariable Interpolation for Aerodynamic Problems
  • 1978–1979: Efficient Numerical Methods for Solving Differential Equations of Rocket Flight

Agora Data, Inc.

  • 2020-2021: Mobile Data Analysis Tools for Automotive Dealers

AlliedSignal Automotive

  • 1994–1995: Optimization of Blade Thickness Distribution for Turbocharger Wheel
  • 1993–1994: Radial Wheel Thickness Optimization

Ameron, Inc.

  • 1975–1976: Computerized Coatings Formulator

Applied Biosystems

  • 2004–2005: Automated Analysis of Gene Expression Data
  • 2000–2001: Modeling of TaqMan Reactions for DNA/RNA Quantifications Using PCR (polymerase chain reaction)

Argonaut Insurance Company

  • 1993–1994: Worker Compensations Cost Differentials

Atomics International

  • 1976–1977: Fuel Element Life Performance Model
  • 1975–1976: Fuel Element Life Performance Model

Bank of America

  • 1997–1998: GUI Development of Context-Sensitive Modular Components
  • 1996–1997: Java Based Library for Interactive Banking

Beckman Coulter, Inc.

  • 2007–2008: Modeling Bead-Based Immunoassays
  • 2006–2007: A Modeling Tool for Optimization of a Biological Assay
  • 1997–1998: Algorithm Collection Project

Beckman Instruments, Inc.

  • 1996–1997: Classification of Serum Protein Electrophoresis
  • 1994–1995: Simulation of DNA Array Hybridization
  • 1993–1994: Graphical Representation of DNA Hybridization

Becton, Dickinson and Company

  • 1975–1976: A Study of Quantitative Methods in Market Forecasting

Bell and Howell

  • 1973–1974: Analysis of Scintillation Phenomena in Rear Screen Projectors

CEHAT – Los Angeles Department of Public Health

  • 2020-2021: Community Air Quality Monitoring and Analysis


  • 2010–2011: ODE Toolkit (Joint CS/Math)

California State Architect’s Office

  • 1977 (Spring): Life Cycle Costing

Cardinal Health

  • 2008–2009: Modeling Fluid Transport in Subcutaneous Tissue
  • 2005–2006: Control Algorithm for an IV System


  • 2009–2010: Modeling Fluid Transport in Subcutaneous Tissue

Chevron Oil Field Research Company

  • 1978–1979: Parameter Studies for a Model of Abnormal Fluid Pressure
  • 1977–1978: Supernormal Pressures: ETC
  • 1977 (Spring): Abnormally High Pressure in Sedimentary Basins
  • 1976: A Mathematical Model of Compacting Sediment with Diagenesis
  • 1975: Models for Abnormally High Fluid Pressures

Chevron Oil Research

  • 1991–1992: 3D Seismic Image Data Compression

Chicago Trading Company

  • 2008–2009: Building a Multi-Agent Artificial Stock Market

Citadel Investment Group

  • 2008–2009: Optimizing Pairs Trading Portfolios
  • 2007–2008: Investigating Returns to Pairs Trading Strategies

Claremont University Consortium, Physical Plant

  • 1980 (Summer): Accounting and Scheduling

Claremont University Consortium/Claremont Graduate School

  • 1980–1981: Facilities Management Model

CDD (Collaborative Drug Discovery), Inc.

  • 2021–2022: Graph-Based Modeling for Molecular Generation

D4 Networks

  • 2006–2007: A Scheduling and Pricing Model for an Air Taxi Business

DYNAR (Dynamic Network for Aquatic Robots) Collaboration, CGU

  • 2011–2012: Shark Tracking Outreach Program (Joint Engineering/Mathematics)
  • 2010–2011: Cooperative Autonomous Aquatic Vehicles: Mathematics and Robotics

Dart NeuroScience LLC

  • 2017–2018: Network Analysis and Methodology Development for Drug Discovery in Alzheimer’s Disease (Joint Biology/Computer Science/Mathematics)
  • 2016–2017: Creation and Analysis of Experiment Driven Biological Networks for Understanding Memory Processes

Department of Energy

  • 1980–1981: Nuclear Safety Code Study

Department of Energy/Atomics International

  • 1979–1980: Evaluation of Nuclear Safety Code Efficiency Schemes

Desmos Inc.

  • 2020-2021: Helping Teachers Author Interactive Online Classroom Activities

E. & J. Gallo Winery

  • 2012–2013: Livingston Cooperage Problem
  • 2011–2012: Livingston Cooperage Optimization Model


  • 2018–2019: Historical Imagery Project
  • 2017–2018: Address Detection in Sanborn Maps with Image Processing and OCR
  • 2016–2017: Document Mining and Analysis on Environmental Reports

ESRI, Inc.

  • 1995–1996: From Here to There: Finding a Short Path Quickly with Limited Memory

Eaton Corporation

  • 1995–1996: Strategic Forecast for the Powertrain Market

eBay Inc.

  • 2021–2022: Optimizing eBay Payments through Modeling and Forecasting

Environmental Data Resources

  • 2015–2016: Algorithms for Property Search and Identification
  • 2014–2015: Environmental Cleanup Cost Modeling

Environmental Systems Research Institute, Inc.

  • 1998–1999: Edge Partitioning and the Chinese Postman Project
  • 1997–1998: Cluster Identification and Region Creation: The Beta Shape Engine

Etec Systems, An Applied Materials Company

  • 2000–2001: Statistics of Error Budget for Laser Lithography Systems

Fair Isaac Corporation

  • 2003–2004: Develop a Prototype Excel Tool for Expert Decision Modeling

Fair, Isaac, and Company, Inc.

  • 2002–2003: Identification of Suspicious Investors
  • 2001–2002: Optimizing an Online Query System
  • 2000–2001: Preference Analysis of E-Commerce Webs
  • 1999–2000: Preemptive Offers for Portfolio Defense
  • 1998–1999: Intelligent Techniques for Scanning and Extracting Information from Text
  • 1997–1998: Recognizing Patterns in Data
  • 1996–1997: Understanding Neural Net Models

Garrett Automotive Products Co.

  • 1985–1986: Mathematical Modeling of Floating Ring Bearings in High Speed Rotating Machinery

General Dynamics

  • 1988–1989: Modeling and Simulation of Neural Network Image Classifiers
  • 1987–1988: Multipath Modeling
  • 1987–1988: Modeling and Simulation of Neural Network Image Classifiers
  • 1986–1987: Mathematical Modeling and Simulation of Neural Network Image Classifier
  • 1986–1987: Development of a Code Analyzer for Real Time Software
  • 1984–1985: Radar Design Using Symbolic Manipulation Software
  • 1983–1984: Electromagnetic Propulsion
  • 1981–1982: Forecasting and Planning for Research and Development
  • 1981 (Spring): Modeling, Forecasting and Planning for Research and Development
  • 1980–1981: Homing Guidance Parameter Optimization with Nonlinearities
  • 1979–1980: Parameter Optimization for a Homing-Guidance System
  • 1979–1980: Compiler Development
  • 1978–1979: Team Games: Cooperative Effects
  • 1978–1979: Parameter Optimization for Homing-Guidance System
  • 1977–1978: Analytic Model of the Concentration of CO2

Golder Federal Services

  • 1995–1996: A Transport Pathways Algorithm for the Repository Integration Program

Grumman B-2 Division

  • 1994–1996: Electromagnetic Properties of and Propagation of Electromagnetic Fields within Sphere and Finite Wire Mediums

Helix OpCo, LLC

  • 2017–2018: Helix is a private software platform company for personalized genomic products (Joint Biology/Computer Science/Mathematics)

HNC Software, Inc.

  • 1999–2000: Link Analysis

HRL Laboratories

  • 2015–2016: Analysis of Quantum Communication Network Protocols

HSC Software

  • 1993–1994: A Self-Contained Design Environment for Creating Images with Ultra-High Realism

Harvard’s Center for Computational Biomedicine (Harvard CCB)

  • 2021–2022: Semi-automatic Mapping of Medical Data onto Ontologies

Harvey Mudd College

  • 1991 (Spring): Instructional Module On Chaos

Harvey Mudd College Equity in Policing Fairness

  • 2021–2022: Policing Fairness

Harvey Mudd College, Dean Tanenbaum

  • 1979–1980: Cause Computer Net

Harvey Mudd College, Office of Business Affairs

  • 1979 (Spring): Cash Flow Management in a Small, Private College Environment

Hewlett-Packard Labs

  • 2006–2007: Identifying and Minimizing Non-Smoothness Issues in ICC Profiles
  • 2005–2006: Implementation and Testing of Two New Methods for Generating ICC Profiles
  • 2004–2005: Printer Drift and Recalibration

Honeywell Marine Systems Division

  • 1977 (Fall): Digital Feedback Control of Targeting Devices
  • 1976 (Spring): Development of Trainer Display Programs

Honeywell, Inc.

  • 1985–1986: Generating Realistic Video Displays by Manipulating Photographic Images
  • 1984–1985: Mathematical Foundations of Realistic Video Simulations

Hughes Aircraft Company

  • 1990–1991: Resource Allocation Model

Hughes Simulations Systems

  • 1990–1991: Automated Database Generation


  • 1997–1998: Availability Analysis of a GPS Satellite Navigation System


  • 2019–2020: Studying the Impact of Climate Restoration Technology in California

ITT Barton

  • 1983–1984: Analysis of a Vibrating Densitometer
  • 1982–1983: Analysis of a Vibrating Element Densitometer

InstaMed Communications LLC

  • 2012–2013: Estimating Health Care Prices Using Historical Data

Intel Sports

  • 2018–2019: Creating Spatialized Audio Playback System for Mixed-Reality Application
  • 2017–2018: Creating a 3D Sound System for Paired Volumetric Video

Interstate Electronics

  • 1981–1982: Automatic Word Recognition
  • 1980–1981: Automatic Word Recognition
  • 1979–1980: Automatic Word Recognition
  • 1978–1979: Automatic Word Recognition

Jane Street Capital

  • 2012–2013: Analyzing the Effects of Market Legislation on Market Behavior

Jet Propulsion Laboratory

  • 1996–1997: Formal Methods Applied to Spacecraft Subsystems
  • 1992–1993: HyLite (Hypermedia Library Technology)
  • 1991–1992: Knowledge-Driven Hypermedia: An Encyclopedia of Software Components
  • 1990 (Spring): Software Metric Data Analysis
  • 1989 (Fall): Robust Experimental Design
  • 1989 (Spring): Linear and Non-Linear Estimation
  • 1988–1989: Applications of Correlations Techniques
  • 1987–1988: Optimal Data Collection for MOSFET Modeling
  • 1987–1988: Benchmarking Time Warp Synchronization Mechanism
  • 1986–1987: Prediction of Contact Yields for MOSFET’s
  • 1986–1987: Identification and Targeting of Military Units in the Battlefield
  • 1985–1986: Modeling Short Channel MOSFET’s for use in VSLI
  • 1985–1986: A Probabilistic Position-Fixing Model
  • 1984–1985: Parameter Extraction and Transistor Models
  • 1984–1985: Application of Correlation Techniques for Pattern Recognition
  • 1983–1984: Applications of Correlation Techniques for Battlefield Identification I
  • 1982–1983: Applications of Correlation Techniques for Battlefield Identification
  • 1976–1977: Design of a General Purpose Photo Composition System

Jet Propulsion Laboratory, Caltech President’s Fund

  • 1977–1978: Search for Extraterrestrial Intelligence: Data Processing Techniques


  • 2008–2009: Deblurring: Removing Image Distortion Induced by Camera Motion
  • 2007–2008: Automated Dewarping Algorithms for Enhancing Camera-Based Document Acquisition

Lawrence Berkeley National Laboratory

  • 2013–2014: Cluster-Based Graph Algorithms for Biological Ontologies


  • 1990–1991: Fault Tree Analysis
  • 1981–1982: Computational Aerodynamics
  • 1980–1981: Computational Aerodynamics

Los Alamos National Laboratory

  • 2011–2012: Modeling Cooling System Alternative for LANL’s Data Center (Joint Engineering/Mathematics)
  • 2009–2010: A Multi-Criteria Optimization Model for Trade-Offs Between Services and Costs in Computer Support Services
  • 2005–2006: Mathematical and Computational Modeling of Tumor Development
  • 2003–2004: Shallow Water Waves
  • 1997–1998: Adaptive Methods for Accelerating Monte Carlo Convergence

Los Angeles County Superior Court

  • 1975 (Spring): Juror Utilization Problem

Los Angeles Police Department

  • 1997–1998: Police Record Searching Project

Los Angeles Unified School District

  • Improving Equity and Efficiency in Career Technical Education Funding Decisions

McDonnell Douglas

  • 1990–1991: Low Altitude Proton Currents Due To Solar Cycles
  • 1989–1990: Density and Energy Distribution of Electrons in the Lower Van Allen Belts

Megatek Corporation

  • 1980–1981: Color Presentation Transparencies

Microsoft Corporation

  • 2015–2016: Anomaly Detection for Live Site Incident Detection

Microsoft Bing

  • 2017–2018: Correlation and Root Cause Detection in Bing Livesite Metrics

NASA Ames Research Center

  • 1983–1984: Depiction of Simultaneous Maneuvering of Two Moving Aircraft

NASA Dryden Flight Research Center

  • 1988–1989: In-Flight Aeroelastic Stability Parameter Estimation
  • 1987–1988: Flutter Stability of Aircraft in Flight
  • 1984 (Spring): Three Dimensional Computer Graphic Display Of The Dryden Valley

NOAA Alaska Fisheries

  • 2015–2016: Parameter Estimation on Marine Biological Models


  • 2013–2014: Predictive Behavior Modeling for Community Organizing

National Renewable Energy Laboratory

  • 2005–2006: Advanced Modeling of Renewable Energy Market Dynamics
  • 1991 (Fall): Sizing An Artificial Neural Network
  • 1997–1998: Estimating Posterior Defect Probabilities for a System Used in Nondestructive Testing of Composite Materials


  • 2020-2021: HMC Achieving Net Zero Emissions Through Infrastructure Decision-Making (Joint with Physics)

Niagara Bottling

  • 2018–2019: Stretch Wrapper (Joint with Engineering)
  • 2017–2018: Transportation Optimization (Joint with Engineering)

Northrop B2 Division

  • 1989–1990: An Investigation of Reflection, Transmission, and Absorption of Electromagnetic Energy Interacting With Waveguides
  • 1988–1989: An Investigation of Reflection, Transmission and Absorption of Electromagnetic Energy

Northrop Corporation

  • 1991–1992: Maximizing Energy Attenuation in Coated WaveGuides
  • 1974 (Fall): A Kinematic Handbook for Missile Design

Northrop Grumman

  • 2001–2002: Noise Prediction for Onboard Infrared Detectors as a Function of Temperature

Office of Naval Research

  • 1979: Confidence Bounds for Reliability
  • 1978: Simulation, Confidence Bounds, and Goodness-of-Fit for the Mixed Exponential Distribution

Overture Services, Inc.

  • 2002–2003: Improved Relevance Ordering For Web Search

Owen Racing Shells

  • 1998–1999: Optimal Design of a Racing Shell

Pacific Bell

  • 1984–1985: Telephone Database Information System

Palo Alto Research Center

  • 2013–2014: Intelligent Workflow Diagnostics

Perkin—Elmer Corporation

  • 1984–1985: Identification Analysis in Mass Spectrometry
  • 1985–1986: Computational Methods for the Mass Spectrometer

Pharmavite, LLC

  • 2015–2016: Finite Scheduling


  • 2018–2019: Automating an Engine to Extract Educational Priorities for Workforce City Innovation

Pomona Valley Municipal Water District

  • 1977–1978: A Method for Predicting Groundwater Nitrate Concentrations Vol II
  • 1976–1977: Predicting Groundwater Nitrate Concentrations

Proofpoint, Inc.

  • 2019–2020: Malicious Message Clustering
  • 2014–2015: Scalable Distributed Encrypted Search

Rand Corporation

  • 1990 (Fall): Chaos In Combat Model
  • 1989–1990: Theory of Chaos Applied to Combat Models
  • 1986–1987: Optimal Strategies for Regional Defense
  • 1980–1981: Stability Analysis of a Passive Communication Satellite
  • 1979–1980: The Bomber Prelaunch Survival Problem

Rapid7, Inc.

  • 2014–2015: Understanding and Preventing Threat Through Security Data Analysis

Rockwell International Science Center

  • 1975 (Spring): Mathematical Modeling of Air Pollution Transport

Sandia National Laboratories

  • 2003–2004: Improving GPS Algorithms

Saracen Energy

  • 2016–2017: Reverse-Engineering Power Flows on the Eastern Interconnect from Real-Time Price Data

Science Applications International Corporation (SAIC)

  • 1998–1999: Wavelet Transform Detection and Classification

Shell Exploration and Production

  • 2012–2013: Optimizing Drilling Rate With Machine Learning

Shell International Exploration & Production Inc.

  • 2011–2012: Algorithms to Automate the Drilling Monitoring Process

Southern California Gas Company

  • 2016–2017: Evaluation and Optimization of SoCalGas Routing Planning and Algorithms
  • 2012–2013: Manual Meter Reading Cost Minimization

Southwest Research Institute

  • 2009–2010: Application of Iterative Blind Deconvolution Algorithms

Southwest Research Institute (SwRI)

  • 2007–2008: Modeling Performance of a Jupiter-Bound Electron Sensor in Strong Magnetic Fields (Joint Math/Physics)

Space Systems/Loral

  • 2010–2011: Application of Robust Control to Spacecraft Attitude Stability
  • 2001–2002: Efficient Satellite Orbit-Raising in 3D Using Ion Propulsion
  • 2000–2001: Optimization of Orbit-Raising Using Ion Propulsion
  • 1999–2000: Advanced Propellant Dispersion Analysis for Orbit-Raising and Maintenance of Geosynchronous Satellites
  • 1998–1999: Analysis System for Satellite Propellant Budget Dispersion

Sustainable Claremont

  • 2019–2020: Air Quality Testing and Analysis to Enact Positive Change in Traffic Behavior at Claremont High School

System Development Corporation

  • 1985–1986: Multispectral Classifier


  • 1977–1978: Multivariate Data Analysis

Teledyne Microelectronics

  • 1990–1991: Statistical Process Control In Microelectronics
  • 1989–1990: Establishment of Statistical Process Control Program
  • 1988–1989: Establishment of a Basic Statistical Process Control Program
  • 1983–1984: Computerized Transient Thermal Analysis of Hybrid Circuits
  • 1982–1983: Computerized Transient Thermal Analysis of Hybrid Circuits

Tempus Ex Machina, Inc.

  • 2021–2022: Low Latency Inferences from Real-Time Telemetry Data in Sports

Texas Instruments, Inc.

  • 1982–1983: Automatic Pitch Determination for Human Speech
  • 1981–1982: Synthetic Speech Listener

Tradeweb Markets

  • 2019–2020: High-Performance Credit-Market Data Filtering
  • 2018–2019: Building Intelligence into Credit Bond Pricing


  • 2021–2022: Warehouse Slotting Optimization

U.S. Forest Service

  • 1988–1989: Statistical Analysis of Indices for the Evaluation of Forest Fire Potential
  • 1986–1987: Influence of Multiple Fires on Suppression Effectiveness in California
  • 1983–1984: Modeling Heat and Moisture Transfer for Prescribed Fires in Southern California
  • 1982–1983: A Heat Transfer Model for Prescribed Fire in Southern California Brush
  • 1981–1982: Network Analysis of Fire Management
  • 1981–1982: Forest Fire Suppression

U.S. Forest Service Fire Lab

  • 1979–1980: Strategies for Chaparral Management
  • 1979–1980: Probability Distributions for Fire Occurrence
  • 1978–1979: Estimating the Cost of Fires in Chaparral Lands
  • 1978–1979: Computer Algorithms for the Comparison of Chaparral Land Management Alternatives
  • 1977–1978: Mathematical Simulation of Chaparral Management Alternatives

USC Information Sciences Institute

  • 1997–1998: MOSFET Device Modeling
  • 1991 (Fall): Modeling of Short Channel MOSFET Devices for Use in VLSI Simulations
  • 1990–1991: Heat Transfer From A VLSI Chip
  • 1989–1990: Heat Transfer in Transistors

ViaSat, Inc.

  • 2001–2002: Analysis and Implementation of an Elliptic Curve Cryptography Scheme for Asymmetric Key Exchange

Virgin Orbit

  • 2018–2019: Flight Engineering Virtual Assistant

Walt Disney Animation Studios

  • 2013–2014: Analysis and Visualization of Tool Usage in Animated Film Production

WorldQuant, LLC

  • 2007–2008: Efficient Stock Trading