Ongoing Research

To be added later.

Peer-Reviewed Publications

Yahav, I., S. Barnes, B. Golden, E. Wasil. 2012. Early Detection of Bioterrorism: Monitoring Disease Diffusion Through A Multilayered Network. Submitted to INFORMS Journal on Computing, August 2012.

Barnes, S., B. Golden, E. Wasil. 2012. Exploring the Effects of Network Structure and Healthcare Worker Behavior on the Transmission of Hospital-Acquired Infections. Accepted to IIE Transactions on Healthcare Systems Engineering, September 2012.

Barnes, S., B. Golden, S. Price. 2012. Applications of Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation to Healthcare Operations Management. Chapter to appear in an upcoming book on Healthcare Operations Management to be published by Springer.

Barnes, S., A. Harris, B. Golden, E. Wasil, J. Furuno. 2011. Contribution of interfacility patient movement to overall methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus prevalence levels. Infection Control and Hospital Epidemiology 32(11):1073-1078.

Barnes, S., B. Golden, E. Wasil, J. Furuno, A. Harris. 2011. An Application of Factorial Design to Compare the Relative Effectiveness of Hospital Infection Control Measures. In: S. Jain, R.R. Creasey, J. Himmelspach, K.P. White, and M. Fu (eds.), Proceedings of the 2011 Winter Simulation Conference, 1283-1294.

Barnes, S., B. Golden, E. Wasil. 2010. A Dynamic Patient Network Model of Hospital-Acquired Infections. In: B. Johansson, S. Jain, J. Montoya-Torres, J. Hugan, & E. Ycesan (eds.), Proceedings of the 2010 Winter Simulation Conference, 2249-2260.

Barnes, S., B Golden, E. Wasil. 2010. MRSA Transmission Reduction using Agent-Based Modeling and Simulation. INFORMS Journal on Computing 22(4):635-646.