Friday, October 7, 2016
Mechanical Engineering Building, MC102
5 King's College Road
Speaker: Lisa Maillart
Affiliation: University of Pittsburgh
Location: MC 102
Date and time: October 7, 2016, 2-3 PM
Lisa Maillart is an Associate Professor in the Industrial Engineering Department at the University of Pittsburgh. Prior to joining the faculty at Pitt, she served on the faculty of the Department of Operations in the Weatherhead School of Management at Case Western Reserve University. She received her M.S. and B.S. in industrial and systems engineering from Virginia Tech, and her Ph.D. in industrial and operations engineering from the University of Michigan. Her primary research interest is in sequential decision making under uncertainty, with applications in medical decision making, health care operations and maintenance optimization. She is a member of INFORMS, SMDM and IIE.