Changhyun Kwon at INFORMS 2012 Changhyun Kwon is an Associate Professor in Industrial and Management Systems Engineering at the University of South Florida. His research interests include transportation systems analysis and service operations problems. His research has been supported by various organizations including the National Science Foundation, the U.S. Department of Transportation, and Canadian Embassy. He received a PhD in Industrial Engineering in 2008 and an M.S. in Industrial Engineering and Operations Research in 2005, both from the Pennsylvania State University. He also received a B.S. in Mechanical Engineering from KAIST in 2000. He received an NSF CAREER award in 2014. Before he joined the University of South Florida, he has been with the University at Buffalo, where he received the UB Exceptional Scholar: Young Investigator Award in 2015.

Beginning graduate students may find A Guide To Beginning Graduate Students helpful. See also Resources for many other useful information.

Changhyun Kwon is leading the STOM Group, a research group focusing on service and transportation operations management, and many other applied operations research problems. See the Research page.

He also “publishes” his working papers in the form of ‘Changhyun Kwon Quarterly’ or ‘CK Quarterly’ in short, beginning in Winter 2014.

We are looking for new students to join the group!


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    4202 East Fowler Avenue, ENB 118
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