Ph.D. Massachusetts Institute of Technology. Operations Research. 1999.
Her research concerns many aspects of mathematical programming, including theory of linear, semidefinite and nonlinear optimization and development and analysis of algorithms.
"Stochastic programming for off-line adaptive radiotherapy," Mustafa Y. Sir, Marina A. Epelman and Stephen M. Pollock, Annals of Operations Research, 2010
"Optimizing call center staffing using simulation and analytic center cutting plane methods," Julius Atlason, Marina A. Epelman and Shane G. Henderson, Management Science 54:295-309, 2008
"Ideal spatial radiotherapy dose distributions subject to positional uncertainties," Mustafa Y. Sir, Stephen M. Pollock, Marina A. Epelman, Kwok L. Lam and Randall K. Ten Haken, Phys. Med. Biol., 51(24):6329-6347, 2006
"CoSIGN: A Parallel Algorithm for Coordinated Traffic Signal Control," Shih-Fen Cheng, Marina A. Epelman and Robert L. Smith, IEEE Transactions on Intelligent Transportation Systems, 7(4):551-564, 2006
"A Shortest Path Approach to the Multiple-Vehicle Routing Problem with Split Pick-Ups ," Chi-Guhn Lee, Marina A. Epelman, Chelsea C. White, III, Yavuz Bozer, Transportation Research, Part B 40(4):265-284, 2006.
"Assignment of Swimmers to Dual Meet Events, " Maciek Nowak, Marina A. Epelman, and Stephen Pollock. Computers and Operations Research 33(7):1951-1962, 2006.