Research Thrust 1:

Enhance project efficiency through effective systems integration of different components in complex projects

Theory and method: system-of-systems engineering, dynamic network modeling


Research Thrust 2:

Improve performance of interconnected infrastructure systems in extreme events

Theory and method: citizen science, system dynamics, multi-level network modeling 


Research Thrust 3:                                  

Build resilience in communities for people to better cope with chronic stressors and acute shocks

Theory and method: agent-based modeling, decision-making theory, social network analysis