Michael S. McCoy, Ph.D.

Adjunct Professor

Industrial Engineering

Southern Illinois University Edwardsville,
Box 1805, Edwardsville, Illinois 62026



E-mail: mimccoy@siue.edu

Biography
           Dr. McCoy has over 39 years of experience in managing and developing computer-based models for a broad spectrum of military and industrial applications. Experience in model building techniques include: operations research, stochastic simulation of discrete, continuous and combined discrete/continuous processes, optimization, optimal control, econometric modeling, statistical modeling, heuristic and critical path scheduling, human factors and artificial intelligence. He has extensive experience in project management for Operations Analysis, Human Factors, and research and development including systems of systems development. In addition, he has developed and taught courses in operations research, calculus I and III, differential equations, statistics, econometrics, model development, model application and experimentation.
Degrees Held
  • Ph.D. Multidisciplinary Studies (Decision Analysis); St. Louis University, 1995
  • M.S. Systems Science and Mathematics; Washington University, 1978
  • B.S. Mathematics; Southern Illinois University, 1975
Areas of Expertise
  • Operations Research and Optimization
  • Stochastic Simulation of Discrete
  • Continuous and Combined Discrete/Continuous Processes
  • Optimal Control
  • Econometric Modeling
  • Statistical Modeling
  • Heuristic and Critical Path Scheduling
  • Human Factors
  • Artificial Intelligence
Courses
  • IE415 / Math 440 Operations Research, Deterministic Models