Ahad Ali is an Assistant Professor in mechanical engineering and the Director of Master of Science in industrial engineering at the Lawrence Technological University. He earned the Ph.D. degree in industrial engineering from University of Wisconsin-Milwaukee. He has published journal and conference papers in the area of reliability, systems simulation, optimization, e-manufacturing, supply chain, artificial intelligence, scheduling, and so on. He has done research projects with Chrysler, Ford, Delphi Automotive System, GE Medical Systems, Harley-Davidson Motor Company, International Truck and Engine Corporation (ITEC), National/Panasonic Electronics, and Rockwell Automation. His research interests include reliability, manufacturing systems modeling, simulation and optimization, intelligent scheduling and planning, artificial intelligence, predictive maintenance, e-manufacturing, and lean manufacturing. He is Member of IIE, INFORMS, SME, and IEEE.
Biography Updated on 3 November 2010