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Hernan  Awad

Hernan Awad

Assistant Professor, Management Science

(305) 284-9831
Kosar Epstein 408

Research Interests

  • Applied probability, stochastic simulation, stochastic models, queueing theory, processing networks, revenue management, inventory management.

Selected Publications

“Zero-variance importance sampling estimators for Markov process expectations” (with P.W. Glynn and R.Y. Rubinstein). Mathematics of Operations Research, 2012.

“Conditional limit theorems for regulated fractional Brownian motion” (with P.W. Glynn). Annals of Applied Probability, 19(6), 2102-2136, 2009.

“On the theoretical comparison of low-bias steady-state estimators” (with P.W. Glynn).  ACM Transactions on Modeling and Computer Simulation 17(1), 2007.

“On an initial transient deletion rule with rigorous theoretical support” (with P.W. Glynn).  Proceedings of the 2006 Winter Simulation Conference, IEEE.

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • University of Miami, since 2006
  • Lecturer, Department of Industrial Engineering, Universidad de Chile, 1998-2000


  • Ph.D., Stanford University, 2006
  • M.S., Engineer, Universidad de Chile, 1998
  • B.S., Universidad de Chile, 1998

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