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in press
under review
  • Convolutional Neural Networks Predict Global Solar Irradiance. Choi, Rachunok, Nateghi. Environmental Research Letters.
  • A Path Forward for Leveraging Social Media to Improve the Study of Community Resilience. Rachunok, Bennett, Flage, Nateghi. International Journal of Disaster Risk Reduction.
  • Decoding Regional Climate Attitudes by Integrating Social Media and Survey Data. Bennett, Rachunok, Flage, Nateghi. PLoS ONE.


twitter and disasters

invited talks

I'm regularly at the annual meetings for ...
- INFORMS (Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences)
- SRA (Society for Risk Analysis)
- IISE (Institute for Industrial & Systems Engineers)

  • Natural Hazards Researchers Meeting (July 2020)
  • IC2S2 (July 2020)
  • INFORMS 2020 (October 2020)
  • SRA 2020 (December 2020)
  • Decoding Climate Change Attitudes in Social Media. SRA Annual Meeting. Arlington, VA.
  • Community Resilience & Twitter. SRA Annual Meeting. Arlington, VA.
  • Social Resilience Fingerprinting. INFORMS Annual Meeting. Seattle, WA.
  • Electric Power Infrastructure Resilience. IISE Annual Meeting. Orlando, FL.
  • Disaster Impact Distributions. SRA Annual Meeting. New Orleans, LA.
  • Spatial Distributions of Disasters. INFORMS Annual Meeting. Phoenix, AZ.
  • Stochastic Unit Commitment Performance Consiering Monte Carlo Wind Power Scenarios. IEEE International Conference on Probabilistic Methods Applied to Power Systems. Boise, ID.
  • Transportation Network Recovery Analysis, an Equilibrated Perspective. SRA Annual Meeting. Arlington, VA
  • Modling Uncertainty, the Cost of Wrong Assumptions. INFORMS Annual Meeting. Houston, TX.
  • UAVs Provide Lifesaving Medical Care. IISE Annual Meeeting Anaheim, CA.
  • Simulating UAVs as a Healthcare Delivery Device. NCSU Research Symposium. Raleigh, NC.


  • Outstanding Research Award, Honorable Mention, Purdue University 2020
  • Outstanding Service Award, Purdue University 2020
  • Lee Chaden Fellowship, Purdue University, 2018
  • Estus and Vashti Magoon Award for Teaching Assitant Excellence, Purdue University, 2017.
  • IISE Annual Conference Operations Research Undergraduate Research Dissemination Contest: 1st place, 2016