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Qiang Huang

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Associate Professor of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Education

  • 2003, PhD, Industrial Engineering, University of Michigan Ann Arbor
  • 2002, Masters, Statistics, University of Michigan Ann Arbor
  • 1998, PhD, Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong Univ.
  • 1996, Masters, Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong Univ.
  • 1993, Bachelors, Mechanical Engineering, Shanghai Jiaotong Univ.

Biography


Professor Huang's research has been focusing on quality and productivity improvement for advanced manufacturing systems, with special emphasis on Integrated Nanomanufacturing and Nanoinformatics (INN) and Cyber-Physical Additive Manufacturing Systems. His research has been supported by National Science Foundation (NSF) (including NSF CAREER award) and Office of Naval Research. Prof. Huang received 2013 IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering Best Paper Award. He has been an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering, IEEE Robotics and Automation Letters. He has been a member of the scientific committee (Editorial Board) for the North American Manufacturing Research Institution (NAMRI) of SME, 2009–2011 and 2013-2015. He served as an Associate Editor (Quality, Micro and Nanomanufacturing Systems) for SME Journal of Manufacturing Systems, as one of the editors for Special Issue of the IIE Transactions on Quality and Reliability Engineering/Manufacturing and Design: "Quality, Sensing and Prognostics Issues in Nanomanufacturing".

Research Summary


- Nanomanufacturing and Nanoinformatics
- Quality Control Paradigm for Personalized Manufacturing
- Prescriptive Quality Control for Additive Manufacturing
- Causal Modeling and Inference Inspired by Engineering Elect Equivalence
- Quality and Applied Mathematics/Statistics

Awards


  • 2003 NSF Engineering Research Center for Reco Student of the Year
  • 2006 IIE Featured Article
  • 2011 National Science Foundation NSF Faculty Early Career Development (CAREER) Award
  • 2011 IIE Featured Article
  • 2012 INFORMS-QSR Best Student Paper Competition Finalists for 2012 INFORMS-QSR Best Student Paper Competition: Li Wang
  • 2012 University of Southern California Gordon S. Marshall Early Career Chair in Engineering
  • 2014 IEEE Robotics and Automation Society 2013 IEEE Transactions on Automation Science and Engineering Best Paper Award
Appointments
  • Daniel J Epstein Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering

Office
  • GER GER 241
  • Ethel Percy Andrus Gerontology Center
  • 3715 McClintock Ave., Los Angeles, CA 90089
  • USC Mail Code: 193

Contact Information
  • (213) 740-2433
  • qiang.huang@usc.edu

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