Faculty and Staff

Faculty

testLily Elefteriadou, Interim Chair & Professor
Polytechnic University, 1994
Traffic Flow Theory; Highway Capacity Analysis; Traffic Simulation; Signal Control; Travel Time Reliability.
Weil 303; (352) 294-7700

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testElif Akçali, Associate Chair & Associate Professor
Purdue University, 2001
Production planning and control; discrete and heuristic optimization; semiconductor manufacturing; spare parts management.
Weil 302; (352) 294-7726

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Ravindra K. Ahuja, Professor
IIT Kanpur, 1982
Network and combinatorial optimization; linear and integer programming; routing and scheduling heuristic optimization.


INFORMS Fellow

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Sherman X. Bai, Associate Professor
Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1991
Manufacturing systems; real-time scheduling; optimal control/optimization; dynamic game models; digital simulation; supply chain management; information systems technology.
Weil 478; (352) 294-7728

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Alfredo Garcia, Professor
University of Michigan, 1997
Optimization and Control of Multi-Agent Systems, Mechanism design with applications to electricity and communication networks, and Dynamic games.
Weil 304; (352) 294-7708

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Yongpei Guan, Professor
Director, Computational and Stochastic Optimization Lab
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2005
Stochastic and Discrete Optimization; Power System Operations and Electricity Energy Markets; Supply Chain Management
Weil 413; (352) 294-7721

NSF CAREER Award, ONR YIP Award

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Serdar Kırlı, Master Lecturer
Undergraduate Coordinator
University of Florida, 1999
Software engineering; internet technologies, real-time control, industrial applications of microcontrollers.
Weil 302B; (352) 294-7703

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Petar Momcilovic, Associate Professor
M.S. Program Coordinator
Columbia University, 2003
Applied Probability, Service Engineering
Weil 479; (352) 294-7729

NSF CAREER Award

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Panos M. Pardalos, Distinguished Professor, Paul and Heidi Brown Preeminent Professor
Director, Center for Applied Optimization
University of Minnesota, 1985
Global optimization; integer programming and graph algorithms; complexity; parallel computing; optimization software.
Weil 401A; (352) 294-7718

INFORMS Fellow, AAAS Fellow, AIMBE Fellow, EURO Gold Medal

Research Highlights
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Jean Philippe Richard, Professor
Ph.D. Program Coordinator
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2002
Operations Research; Linear and Nonlinear Mixed Integer Programming Theory and Applications; Polyhedral Theory; Algorithms.
Weil 372; (352) 294-7713

NSF CAREER Award

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Suleyman Tüfekçi, Associate Professor
Georgia Institute of Technology, 1977
Integrated product/process design; manufacturing systems; decision support systems; production planning; emergency management and engineering.
Weil 468; (352) 294-7725

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Stanislav Uryasev, Professor, George and Rolande Willis Professor
Director, Risk Management and Financial Engineering (RMFE) Lab
Institute of Cybernetics (Kiev), 1982
Operations research; optimization of large stochastic systems, risk management, Financial Engineering (portfolio optimization, ALM, credit risk, trading strategies), and military applications.
Weil 446; (352) 294-7723

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test Xiang Zhong, Assistant Professor
Wisconsin-Madison, 2016
Stochastic modeling and control in healthcare and service systems, Data analytics in healthcare
Weil 380; (352) 294-7716

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Affiliated Faculty

Cristian Cardenas-Lailhacar, Adjunct Lecturer
Weil 378
(352) 294-7727
Konstantinos Gakis, Adjunct Assistant Professor
Weil 401C
(352) 294-7719
Cristina Galloway, Adjunct Lecturer
Weil 415A
(352) 294-7732
Xueqi He, Adjunct Lecturer
Weil 450A
(352) 294-7724
Sepehr Nemati Proon, Adjunct Lecturer
Weil 472
(352) 294-7701
Roque Perez-Velez, Adjunct Lecturer
Weil 415A
(352) 294-7732
Carla Rodriguez, Adjunct Lecturer
Weil 378
(352) 294-7727

Courtesy Faculty

Getachew Befekadu, Courtesy PostDoc Associate at REEF
Vladimir Boginski, Courtesy Associate Professor
University of Florida, 2005
Systems Engineering; Mathematical Modeling of Complex Networks; Operations Research/Optimization; Robustness/resiliency characteristics of networked systems in adverse/uncertain environments; Large-scale random graph models and related asymptotic phase transition problems; Data mining techniques.
Joseph Geunes, Courtesy Professor
Penn State, 1999
Operations Research and Production and Inventory Planning and Control
George Lan, Courtesy Associate Professor
Georgia Institute of Technology, 2009
Theory, algorithms and applications of stochastic and nonlinear optimization
Siriphong Lawphongpanich, Courtesy Associate Professor
University of Florida, 1983
Large-Scale Optimization, Transportation Science, Nonlinear Network Flows,
Manpower and Personnel Models, Logistics and Military Operations Research

R. Tyrrell Rockafellar, Courtesy Professor

Emeriti Faculty

James F. Burns,
Professor Emeritus


Weil 487
Barney L. Capehart,
Professor Emeritus


Weil 377
Kenneth E. Dominiak,
Retired Associate Engineer


D. Jack Elzinga,
Professor Emeritus

Richard L. Francis
Professor Emeritus

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Donald W. Hearn,
Professor Emeritus

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Weil 477, (352) 294-7727

Robert T. Sorkin,
Professor Emeritus


John F. Mahoney,
Professor Emeritus


Weil 481

Staff

Advising

Norman Galang
Assistant - Advising
ngalang@ise.ufl.edu
(352) 294-7711
Weil 371

Heather Nemeth
Undergraduate Advisor
hnemeth@ise.ufl.edu
(352) 294-7710
Weil 368
Lorraine White
Graduate Advisor
white@ise.ufl.edu
(352) 294-7712
Weil 371A

Office

Kelley Gentry
Fiscal Officer
kgent@eng.ufl.edu
(352) 294-7709
Weil 305
Deborah Habora
ISE Main Office Assistant
dhabora@ise.ufl.edu
(352) 294-7705
Weil 303
Sara Pons
Chair’s Secretary
sbhpons@ufl.edu
(352) 294-7704
Weil 303
Laura Studstill
Office Manager
lstud@eng.ufl.edu
(352) 294-7706
Weil 303A

OEM

Tammi Gibson
Academic Assistant II
gibsont@ise.ufl.edu
(352) 392 0928
Weil 471
Patsy Messinger
Associate Director
messinger@ise.ufl.edu
(352) 392 0982
Weil 471A