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•    Walter Tyson Assistant Professorship Award, Rutgers University
•    IISE DAIS Teaching Award, 2022IIF-SAS Research Award (Methodology Track), 2020
•    Finalist, 3 Minute Thesis Competition at Texas A&M University, for the presentation titled: "Wind Energy: A New Solution to a 5000-year-old Problem", 2019
•    Recipient of Sierleja Memorial Fellowship, Institute of Industrial and Systems Engineers (IISE), 2014


Professional Affiliations

•    IISE


•    Ph.D., Industrial & Systems Engineering, Texas A&M University, USA 2019
•    M.Sc., Industrial & Management Engineering, Arab Academy for Science & Technology, Alexandria, Egypt 2016
•    B.Sc., Industrial & Management Engineering, Arab Academy for Science & Technology, Alexandria, Egypt, 2013 


Dr. Ahmed Aziz Ezzat is an Assistant Professor of Industrial & Systems Engineering at Rutgers University, where he leads the Renewables & Industrial Analytics (RIA) research group [RIA Research Group]. Before joining Rutgers, Dr. Aziz Ezzat received his Ph.D. from Texas A&M University in 2019, and his B.Sc. degree from Alexandria, Egypt, in 2013, both in Industrial Engineering. His research interests are in the areas of data and decision sciences, energy forecasting, maintenance optimization, and their applications to renewable energy and industrial systems. Dr. Aziz Ezzat is the recipient of the A. Walter Tyson Assistant Professorship award from Rutgers University, the 2022 IISE Data Analytics Teaching Award, The 2020 IIF-SAS® research award, the 2020 Rutgers OAT Teaching Award, and the 2014 IISE Sierleja Fellowship. He currently serves as the 2023-2024 president of the IISE Energy Systems Division. His research has been supported by several external and internal grants from the National Science Foundation (NSF), The Department of Energy (DOE) and National Offshore Wind Research and Development Consortium (NOWRDC), The NJ Economic Development Authority, The Rutgers-Provost Chancellor Office, and industry. He is a member of INFORMS, IEEE-PES, and IISE.