Faculty

Susan Albin
Susan L. Albin
Professor
Phone: 848-445-2238
Office: CORE Building, Room 206
Interests Include: Data mining, quality engineering, process monitoring, stochastic modeling, and systems engineering with applications in medical device manufacturing, semiconductor manufacturing, food processing, advanced display technology, plastics recycling, and health
Melike Baykal-Gürsoy
Associate Professor, Graduate Director
Phone: 848-445-5465
Office: CORE Building, Room 218
Interests Include: Stochastic Modeling, Optimization and Control: Markov Decision Processes; Stochastic Games, Queueing Theory, and their applications to Telecommunication, Supply Chain, and Transportation Systems.
David W. Coit
Professor
Phone: 848-445-2033
Office: CORE Building, Rm 214
Interests Include: System Reliability Modeling and Optimization, Reliability Theory, Energy Systems Planning and Optimization Models, Applied Operations Research
Elsayed A. Elsayed
Elsayed A. Elsayed
Distinguished Professor
Phone: 848-445-3859
Office: CORE Building, Room 226
Interests Include: Systems reliability engineering, accelerated life testing, reliability prediction models, design of test plans, on-line quality engineering, sheet folding theory and technology, aviation research.
Weihong Guo
Assistant Professor
Phone: 848-445-8556
Office: CoRE Building, Room 220
Interests Include: Statistical quality control and process monitoring, data mining for manufacturing and healthcare systems modeling and improvement, and quality-oriented design and modeling of complex manufacturing systems.
Mohsen A. Jafari
Department Chair
Phone: 848-445-3627
Office: CORE Building, Room 201
Interests Include: Energy Systems, transportation systems, automation science, distributed and hierarchical hybrid systems, optimization and control, risk analysis.
Myong K. Jeong
Professor
Phone: 848-445-4858
Office: CORE Building, Room 222
Interests Include: Data mining, sensor data analytics, process monitoring, intelligent transportation
Kang Li
Assistant Professor
Phone: 848-445-8787
Office: CORE Building, Room 228
Interests Include: Musculoskeletal Biomechanics, Healthcare Engineering, Design and Biomechatronics, Human Factors/Ergonomics
James T. Luxhøj
Professor, Undergraduate Director
Phone: 848-445-3625
Office: CORE Building, Room 210
Interests Include: Aviation system safety/risk analysis; engineering economy; supply chain engineering.
Tuğrul Özel
Associate Professor
Phone: 848-445-1099
Office: CORE Building, Room 208
Interests Include: Advanced and sustainable manufacturing, additive manufacturing, manufacturing processes, computational modeling, precision machining, micro-manufacturing, laser processing, predictive process modeling, process simulations, process optimization.
Hoang Pham
Distinguished Professor
Phone: 848-445-5471
Office: CORE Building, Room 216
Interests Include: Reliability engineering, software reliability, statistical inferences, fault-tolerant computing
Honggang Wang
Assistant Professor
Phone: 848-445-5469
Office: CORE Building, Room 212
Interests Include: Uncertainty modeling and analysis, stochastic optimization, operations research, and their applications in oil/gas exploration and production, shale gas production, carbon sequestration, and geothermal resources.
Zhimin Xi
Assistant Professor
Phone: 848-445-3657
Office: CoRE Building, Room 224
Interests Include: Reliability and safety for energy storage systems, design for resilient energy systems, prognostics and health management for engineering systems, and model validation under uncertainty.