Researchers assessed what airpower fleet mixes could best posture the U.S. Coast Guard to execute its various missions globally to meet future operational requirements. This report provides their findings and recommendations.
Apr 21, 2020
Jeremy Eckhause is a senior operations researcher at the RAND Corporation. He has over 20 years' experience developing novel applications of operations research to a variety of applications of interest for transportation, government, and defense agencies and services. He supports and leads projects within the Homeland Security Operational Analysis Center (HSOAC) and the Arroyo Center, as well as for Project AIR FORCE, the National Defense Research Institute (NDRI), and RAND Social and Economic Well-Being. His focus areas include resource allocation, ransportation modeling and analysis (especially aviation), supply chain analysis and logistics, R&D portfolio analysis and optimization, and public-sector investment under technological uncertainty.
He has produced original research that has been published in peer-reviewed journals, such as Energy Policy, IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, and Military Operations Research, and has presented at numerous conferences. He has been an invited lecturer at the IFP Graduate School in France and the German Institute of Economic Research (DIW) in Berlin.
Eckhause, Jeremy M., David T. Orletsky, Aaron C. Davenport, Mel Eisman, Raza Khan, Jonathan Theel, Marc Thibault, Dulani Woods, and Michelle D. Ziegler, Meeting U.S. Coast Guard Airpower Needs: Assessing the Options, RAND Corporation (RR-3179-DHS), 2020
Banal-Estañol, A., Eckhause, J., Massol, O., "Incentives for Early Adoption of Carbon Capture Technology: Further Considerations from a European Perspective," Energy Policy, 90, 2016
Eckhause, J., Herold, J., "Using Real Options to Evaluate Optimal Funding Strategies for Carbon Capture, Transport and Storage Projects in the European Union," Energy Policy, 66, 2014
Eckhause, J., Gabriel, S., Hughes, D., "An Integer Programming Approach for Evaluating R&D Funding Decisions with Optimal Budget Allocations," IEEE Transactions on Engineering Management, 59(4), 2012
Eckhause, J., Hughes, D., Gabriel, S., "Evaluating Real Options for Mitigating Technical Risk in Public Sector R&D Acquisitions," International Journal of Project Management, 27(4), 2009
Linick, Michael E., Igor Mikolic-Torreira, Katharina Ley Best, Alexander Stephenson, Jeremy M. Eckhause, Isaac Baruffi, Christopher M. Carson, Eric J. Duckworth, and Melissa Bauman, A Throughput-Based Analysis of Army Active Component/Reserve Component Mix for Major Contingency Surge Operations, RAND Corporation (RR-1516-OSD), 2019
Resnick, Adam C., Jeremy M. Eckhause, and James Syme, Army Stock Positioning: How Can Distribution Performance Be Improved?RAND Corporation (RR-1375-A), 2017
Pernin, Christopher G., Katharina Ley Best, Matthew E. Boyer, Jeremy M. Eckhause, John Gordon IV, Dan Madden, Katherine Pfrommer, Anthony D. Rosello, Michael Schwille, Michael Shurkin, and Jonathan P. Wong, Enabling the Global Response Force: Access Strategies for the 82nd Airborne Division, RAND Corporation (RR-1161-A), 2016