2016 ISERC Program Committee

IIE Annual Conference & Expo 2016 – ISERC Chairs

Zhenyu (James) Kong, Virginia Tech

MD Sarder, University of Southern Mississippi

Hui Yang, The Pennsylvania State University

Track Chairs

Computers & Information Systems
David Porter, Oregon State University
Gerry Knapp, Louisiana State University

Construction
Isabelina Nahmens, Louisiana State University
Laura Ikuma, Louisiana State University

Continuous Improvement (Lean & Six Sigma)
David Cochran, Purdue University Fort Wayne
Sampson Gholston, University of Alabama in Huntsville

Energy Systems
Chaoyue (Charlene) Zhao, Oklahoma State University
Eunshin Byon, University of Michigan
Zhimin Xi, University of Michigan

Engineering Economic Analysis
Guiping Hu, Iowa State University
Joe Wilck, East Carolina University

Engineering Education
Beth Cudney, Missouri University of Science & Technology
Harriet Nembhard, The Pennsylvania State University

Engineering Management
Brian Smith, Mississippi State University
Patrick Hester, Old Dominion University
Paul Componation, University of Texas at Arlington

Facilities Design & Planning
Dale Masel, Ohio University
Jen Pazour, Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute 

Healthcare Systems
Bryan A. Norman, University of Pittsburgh
David Ben-Arieh, Kansas State University
Kevin M. Taaffe, Clemson University
Pratik Parikh, Wright State University

International
Fernando Salazar Arrieta, Pontificia Univ. Javeriana
Homero H. Contreras, Zelaya Consultores

Logistics & Supply Chain
Faisal Aqlan, The Pennsylvania State University – Erie
Krystel Castillo, University of Texas at San Antonio
Mingzhou Jin, University of Tennessee – Knoxville

Manufacturing & Engineering Design
Dusan Sormaz, Ohio University
Lourdes Medina, University of Puerto Rico

Modeling & Simulation
Omar Ashour, The Pennsylvania State University – Erie
Dongping Du, Texas Tech University
Sung Hoon Chung, Binghamton University
Weihang Zhu, Lamar University

Operations Research
Nipa Phojanamongkolkij, NASA
Chase Rainwater, University of Arkansas
Christina Rinaudo, U.S. Army Corps of Engineers

National Security
Natalie Scala, Towson University
Paul Goethals, United States Military Academy

Production Planning & Scheduling
Abhishek K. Shrivastava, Florida State University
Prahalad Rao, Binghamton University
Grace Guo, Rutgers University

Quality Control & Reliability
Lorna Cintron-Gonzalez, Francis Marion University
Jian Liu, The University of Arizona
Larry Graham
Kamran Paynabar, Georgia Tech

Safety, Human Factors & Ergonomics
David B. Kaber, North Carolina State University
Laura Stanley, Montana State University
May Swangnetr, Khon Kaen University

 Service & Work Systems
Jose Macedo, Cal Poly State University
Mayra Mendez-Pinero, Universidad de Puerto Rico – Mayaguez

Systems Engineering & Design
Berna Tokgoz, Lamar University
Greg Parnell, University of Arkansas
Mark Avnet, Texas A&M University

Social, Environmental & Sustainability
Eliseo Luis Vilalta-Perdomo, University of Lincoln
Ricardo Thierry, Tecnológico de Monterrey
Nelson Granda, University of Tennessee – Knoxville




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