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Devaushi Imari Singham

Research Associate Professor
Operations Research

Phone: (831) 656-7836


Dashi Singham is a Research Associate Professor of Operations Research at the Naval Postgraduate School, where she teaches simulation and statistics. She is also Director of the SEED (Simulation Experiments and Efficient Design) Center. Her specific research areas include simulation analysis and methodology with specific interests in sequential sampling, Brownian bridges, and sample average approximation.
  • PhD - University of California-Berkeley 2010
    Major: Industrial Engineering & Operations Research
  • MA - University of California-Berkeley 2009
    Major: Statistics
    Dissertation Title: Exploratory Data Analysis of Some Public Transportation Data and Simulation of Holding Policies
  • MS - University of California-Berkeley 2007
    Major: Industrial Engineering & Operations Research
  • BS - Princeton University 2004
    Major: Operations Research & Financial Engineering
    Distinction: Magna cum laude
    Dissertation Title: The Option to Abandon As Applied to the Sequential Investment Problem
NPS Experience
  • 2017 - current: Research Associate Professor
  • 2010 - 2017: Research Assistant Professor
Other Experience
  • 2015 - 2015 Visiting Assistant Professor, University of California, Berkeley
  • 2004 - 2006 Analyst, Merrill Lynch & Co.
Research Interests
Simulation Modeling and Analysis, Applied Statistics, Mechanism Design, Search Theory
Teaching Interests
Simulation, Probability and Statistics

Boards, Memberships, & Certifications

Professional Memberships
  • 2008 Institute for Operations Research & Management Science
  • 2008 INFORMS Simulation Society