Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Southern Illinois University Edwardsville
Edwardsville, Illinois 62026-1805
Voice: (618) 650-2853
Fax: (618) 650-2555
Dr. Chen worked for Ford Motor Company as an industrial engineer for six years and has extensive experience working with industries and government agencies on various projects. Dr. Chen's current research areas include supply-chain network design and control based on complex network theory, effective knowledge acquisition with network-adaptive algorithms, conflict and error prognostics and diagnostics in air traffic control and energy grids, and optimization of healthcare delivery systems.