I am an Associate Professor within the Department of Engineering Management and Systems Engineering (EMSE) at Missouri S&T (formerly University of Missouri - Rolla).

My major areas of interest are in quality engineering, pattern recognition, and healthcare systems engineering. I have published over forty journal papers, seventy refereed conference papers, and five books on topics including Mahalanobis-Taguchi System, Robust Design, Lean, Six Sigma, and Design for Six Sigma.

The buttons to the top will provide you with more specifics about current and past research activities, as well as some more of my background and information on my publications.