Students

Ph.D. Students

The joy of teaching.

  • Chung-Lun Li, graduated May 1990. Currently holding a faculty position at the Hong Kong Polytechnic University.
  • Julien Bramel, graduated May 1992. Currently serves as VP, Risk Management CDCIXIS Financial Guaranty. Recipient of the 1992 ORSA Nicholson Prize and the Transportation Science Section Prize for the best Ph.D. Thesis in 1992.
  • Qun Deng, graduated November 1994. Currently working for GAT in the area of Object-Oriented Design, Optimization and Fixed Income Modeling.
  • Lap Mui Ann Chan, graduated August 1995. Currently holding a faculty position at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech). Received an honorable mention in the 1994 ORSA Nicholson Student Paper Competition and the 1995 INFORMS Nicholson Student Paper Competition.
  • Ana Muriel, graduated July 1997. Currently holding a faculty position at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst, Massachusetts.
  • Phil Kaminsky, graduated August 1997. Received an honorable mention in the 1996 MSOM Student Paper Competition. Currently holding a faculty position at the University of California, Berkeley, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research.
  • Jennifer Ryan, graduated June 1997. Currently holding a faculty position at Purdue University, the IE Department.
  • Ann Bixby, graduated September 1998. Co-advisor with Collette Coullard. Currently working for Aspen Technology, Inc.
  • Ebru Bish, graduated July 1999. Currently holding a faculty position at Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering.
  • Max Zuo-Jun Shen, graduated August 2000. Currently holding a faculty position at the University of California, Berkeley, Department of Industrial Engineering and Operations Research.
  • Hui Liu, graduated June 2001. Received the Dissertation-Year Henderson Fellowship for 2000-2001 awarded by the McCormick School of Engineering. Currently working for Verizon Laboratories.
  • Deniz Ceglar, graduated May 2001. Received the Doctoral Dissertation Proposal Award from the Society of Logistics Engineers. Currently an associate with the management consultants Booz Allen & Hamilton
  • Julie L. Swann, graduated September 2001. Received the Doctoral Dissertation Award for 2002 given by the Council of Logistics Management. Currently on the faculty at the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Tech.
  • Cheng-Feng Mabel Chou, graduated September 2001. Received the Dissertation-Year Graham Fellowship for 2000-2001 awarded by the McCormick School of Engineering. Currently on the faculty at National University of Singapore, Department of Decision Sciences.
  • Yao Zhao, Graduated July 2002. On the faculty at Rutgers University, School of Management.
  • Xin Chen, Graduated May 2003. Currently on the faculty at UIUC. Awarded an honorable mention in the 2002 Nicholson Student Paper Competition as well as a Second Prize in the 2002 MSOM Student Paper Competition.
  • Victor Martinez de Albeniz, Graduated in June 2004. Currently on the faculty at IESE University of Navarro. Awarded an honorable mention in the 2003 Nicholson Student Paper Competition.
  • Louis Laungkesorn, Graduated August 2004 (co-advisor with Seyed Iravani). Currently working at the University of Pittsburgh.
  • Tieming Liu, graduated August 2005. Currently on the faculty at Oklahoma State University.
  • Stephen Shum, Graduated August 2007. Currently on the Faculty at the Business School, Chinese University of Science at Technology, Hong Kong. Awarded an honorable mention in the 2006 Nicholson Student Paper Competition.
  • Pranava Goundan, (co-advisor with Andreas S. Schulz) Graduated August 2007. Currently working for Analytics Solutions, Boston, MA. Finalist in the 2007 Nicholson Student Paper Competition.
  • Pamela Pen-Erh Pei, Graduated April 2008. Finalist in the 2007 MSOM Student Paper Competition.
  • Hamed Mamani, Graduated August 2008. Currently on the Faculty at the University of Washington, Foster School of Business. Finalist in the 2006 Nicholson Student Paper Competition. The paper ”Supply Chain Coordination and Influenza Vaccination,” co-authored with Stephen E. Chick and David Simchi-Levi was awarded the Pierskalla Best Paper Award, 2006.
  • Chiwon Kim, Graduated June 2008, currently at McKinsey.
  • Hariharan Lakshmanan, Graduated, September 2008. Currently at Oracle.
  • Ye Lu, Graduated 2009. Finalist in the 2009 Nicolson Student Paper Competition. Currently on the faculty at the Department of Management Sciences, College of Business, City University of Hong Kong.
  • Miao Song, Graduated August 2010. Currently on the faculty of the University of Hong Kong.
  • Cristian Figueroa, Graduated August 2013. Currently serves as a Data Scientist at Facebook.
  • Yehua Wei, Graduated August 2013. Second Place in the 2011 Nicholson Student Paper Competition. Currently on the faculty at Duke University's Fuqua School of Business.
  • William Schmidt, Graduated August 2013. Currently on the faculty at Cornell University's Johnson Graduate School of Management.
  • Chonnikarn (Fern) Jira, Graduated August 2013. Currently at McKinsey.
  • Kris Johnson, Graduated June 2015. Currently on the Faculty of Harvard Business School.
  • Arzum Akkas, Graduated August 2015. Currently on the Faculty of Boston University Questrom School of Business.
  • He Wang, Graduated May 2016. Currently on the faculty at the School of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Tech.
  • Wang Chi Cheung, Graduated August 2016. Currently a research scientist at the Institute of High Performance Computing, Agency of Science, Technology and Research, Singapore.
  • Yan Zhao, expected graduation, August 2017.
  • Xiao Fang, expected graduation, August 2017.
  • Michael Beeler, expected graduation, August 2017.
  • Will Ma, expected graduation, August 2017.
  • Clark Pixton, expected graduation, August 2018.
  • Zachary Owen, expected graduation, August 2018.
  • Peter Yun Zhang, expected graduation, August 2018.
  • Milashini Nambiar, expected graduation, August 2018.
  • Louis Lester Chen, expected graduation, August 2018.
  • Eduardo Candela, Expected graduation August 2019.
  • Yiqun Hu, Expected graduation August 2019.
  • Li Wang, Expected graduation August 2019.
  • Hanzhang Qin, Expected graduation August 2019.
  • Jinglong Zhao, Expected graduation August 2019.
  • Hanwei Li, Expected graduation August 2019.

Post Doctoral Fellow

The joy of research.

  • Dr. Lap Mui Ann Chan, September 1995-August 1996.
  • Dr. Frank Y. Chen, September 1996-August 1997.
  • Dr. Xin Chen, September 2003-August 2004.
  • Dr. Nir Halman, September 2005-August 2009.