• North Carolina State University, Raleigh, NC

Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering (May 2005)

Concentration: Production Management and System Analysis &


Thesis: State Clustering in Markov Decision Processes with an

Application in Information Sharing;

Advisor : Drs. Russell King and Thom Hodgson



  • Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute, Troy, NY

M.S. in Industrial and Management

Engineering (December 1992)

Project: A decision support system for the design of batch manufacturing systems;

Advisor: Dr. Charles Malmborg



  • Rochester Institute of Technology, Rochester, NY

B.S. in Computational Mathematics (May 1991)