Anna Jean Wirth

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Associate Physical Scientist
Pittsburgh Office

Education

Ph.D. in chemistry, University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign; B.S. in chemistry, College of William and Mary

Overview

Anna Jean Wirth is an associate physical scientist at the RAND Corporation. Wirth's work focuses on problems where modeling, simulation, and quantitative data analysis can help inform decision-making, particularly in national security and defense. Her recent research has included study of how resource allocation impacts mission performance, the assessment of the impact of anti-access area denial environments on sortie generation, and measurement of the risks of command and control force postures on operational capability.