Princeton University

School of Engineering & Applied Science

Joel Benjamin Predd
Graduate Student
Graduation Year: 
2006
Thesis Title: 
Topics in Distributed Inference
Advisor: 
Sanjeev Kulkarni and Vincent Poor
Current Employer: 
Rand Corporation

Joel B. Predd is an Associate Engineer with the RAND Corporation. Joel received a Ph.D. from the Information Sciences and Systems group at Princeton University, and a BS in electrical engineering from Purdue University in 2001. He visited National ICT Australia in Canberra during the summer of 2004; in the summer of 2005, he was a RAND Summer Associate, working with the Arroyo Center. Joel's current research interests vary broadly and include issues and trends in information technology, terrorism, and human judgment and decision-making. He has special interest in methodologies for combining and eliciting expert opinion, and in machine learning.