Faculty and Staff

Krishnaswami "Hari" SrihariSrihari

Dean and Distinguished Professor, Thomas J. Watson School of Engineering and Applied Science & Director of Watson Institute for Systems Excellence (WISE)

Education
PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), 1988
MS, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), 1985

Research Interests
Electronics Packaging and Electronics Manufacturing; Health Care Delivery; Health Systems

Daryl Santossantos

Professor, Department of System Science & Industrial Engineering (SSIE), Undergraduate Director - SSIE 

Education
PhD, University of Houston, 1993, MS, University of Houston, 1990, BS, Cornell University, 1987

Research Interests
Production Scheduling & Control, Engineering Optimization,CIM, Engineering Management, Electronics Packaging

Sarah LamLam

Associate Professor. Graduate Director of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Assistant Director for Systems Analysis and Modeling (WISE)

Education
PhD, University of Pittsburgh, 1999

Research Interests
Stochastic simulation, neural networks, data mining, evolutionary optimization, decision support systems

Nagen NagarurNagarur

Department Chair and Professor,Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering (SSIE), Assistant Director for Supply Chain Management, Logistics and Manufacturing System (WISE) 

Education
PhD, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University (Virginia Tech), 1988

Research Interests
Reliability of micro-electronic components, quality control, supply chain modeling

Susan Lulu

Associate Professor, Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering (SSIE)

Education
PhD, Texas Tech University, 1999

Research Interests
Reliability, Statistical Process Control, Information Technology, Computer Integrated Manufacturing 

Mohammad T. Khasawnehkhasawneh

Associate Professor, Department of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering (SSIE), Director, Human Factors and Ergonomics Laboratory, Assistant Director for Health Systems, Watson Institute for Systems Excellence (WISE)

Education
PhD, Clemson University, 2003

Research Interests
Modeling and optimization of healthcare delivery systems, digital human modeling for human performance study in manufacturing and service systems 

Bahgat SammakiaSammakia

Vice President for Research, Professor, Distinguished Professor - Mechanical Engineering, and Director of the Small Scale Systems Integration and Packaging (S3IP) Center

Education
PhD, State University of New York, Buffalo (1982), MS (1980), State University of New York, Buffalo, BS, University of Alexandria (1977)

Research Interests
Heat Transfer, Electronics Packaging

Ross D. HavensRHavens

Education
BS, Chemistry – Rochester Institute of Technology – 1966

Research Interests
Electronics Packaging Reliability, Process Development, Materials Science and Industrial Engineering projects related to Lean Mfg

39 years experience in Electronics Packaging with IBM Corporation

Last Updated: 11/26/13