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Butts, Carter


Biography

B.S., Systems Theory, Duke University, 1996
M.S., Carnegie Mellon University, 1998 
Ph.D., Sociology,Carnegie Mellon University, 2002 

Best Paper Award for ``Emergency Phase Networks During the World Trade Center Disaster' (with Miruna Petrescu-Prahova and Remy Cross), Third Joint US-Japan Conference on Mathematical Sociology, Sapporo, Japan, 2005; to appear as ``Responder Communication Networks in the World Trade Center Disaster: Implications for Modeling of Communication Within Emergency Settings,' Journal of Mathematical Sociology Herbert A. Simon Dissertation Award for ``Spatial Models of Large-Scale Interpersonal Networks,' Carnegie Mellon University, 2002 Outstanding Working Paper Award for ``Analyzing Life Course Patterns with the Interval Graph Approach' (with Joy Pixley), Cornell Careers Institute, 2002 Outstanding Graduate Student Paper Award for ``Analyzing Life Course Patterns with the Interval Graph Approach' (with Joy Pixley), ASA Section Outstanding Graduate Student.

Research

Mathematical sociology, social networks, methodology, human judgment and decision making, economic sociology, information technology

Projects

Project ResCUE