Dr. Jian Liu is an Assistant Professor in the Department of Systems and Industrial Engineering at the University of Arizona. He received B.S. and M.S. degrees in Precision Instruments & Mechanology from the Tsinghua University, China in 1999 and 2002. He also received an M.S. degree in Industrial Engineering, an M.S. degree in Statistics, and a Ph.D. in Mechanical Engineering and Industrial and Operation Engineering from the University of Michigan in 2005, 2006 and 2008, respectively.
Dr Liu’s research is in the integration of manufacturing engineering knowledge, control theory and advanced statistics for product quality and productivity improvement. His recent research focuses on system prognostic/diagnostic modeling and analysis and risk management through analyzing massive high-dimensional datasets.
Dr. Liu is a member of the Institute for Operations Research and Management Sciences (INFORMS) and the Institute of Industrial Engineering (IIE).