Dr Samuel Huang
Samuel H. Huang is Professor of Mechanical Engineering and Director of Intelligent Systems Laboratory at the School of Dynamic Systems, the University of Cincinnati. His research focuses on artificial intelligence, data mining & knowledge discovery, and workflow and process optimization, with applications in health care and manufacturing. He has published over 120 technical papers. Since joining the University of Cincinnati, he has been awarded five grants from the National Science Foundation totaling over $1.2 million for his work in health care and manufacturing research and education. He has also received over $2 million funding from other federal and state agencies and industry.
Dr. Huang serves on the advisory board of International Journal of Advanced Manufacturing Technology, the editorial board of Applied Computational Intelligence and Soft Computing, Recent Patents on Computer Science, and International Journal of Industrial and Systems Engineering. He received the Robert A. Dougherty Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award from the Society of Manufacturing Engineers (SME) in 2005.
Dr. Huang was previously Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering at the University of Toledo (1998 – 2001) and Systems Engineer at EDS/Unigraphics (1996 – 1997, now Siemens PLM Software). He received the B.S. degree in Instrument Engineering from Zhejiang University, Hangzhou, P. R. China, in 1991 and the M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in Industrial Engineering from Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas, in 1992 and 1995, respectively.