Imma Curiel

Imma Curiel is Lector of mathematics and statistics at the Engineering Department of the University of the Netherlands Antilles. She holds a PH.D. in mathematics, an M.SC. in mathematics (cum laude) and a B.Sc. in mathematics and physics, all three from the University of Nijmegen, the Netherlands. From 1988 to 1994 she worked as assistant professor and from 1994 to 2003 she worked as associate professor for the mathematics department of the University of Maryland, Baltimore County. Her research interests are game theory, combinatorial optimization and environmental modeling. She is the author of numerous papers on game theory and of the book "Cooperative Game Theory and Applications: Cooperative Games arising from Combinatorial Optimization problems."

She is co-editor of the proceedings of the seminar on Integrated Coastal Zone Management held at the University of Maryland. She is an Environmental Science and Engineering Fellow of the American Association for the Advancement of Science.