Industrial Engineering

Faculty

Qianmei (May) Feng
Qianmei (May) Feng, Ph.D.
Graduate Program Director, Brij and Sunita Agrawal Faculty Fellow, Associate Professor
Office Location: E206 Engineering Bldg 2
Phone: 713-743-2870   |   Fax: 713-743-4190
Email: qmfeng [at] uh [dot] edu

Education: 

Ph.D., Industrial Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2005
M.S., Industrial Engineering, University of Washington, Seattle, WA, 2002
M.S., Management Science, Tsinghua University, Beijing, P. R. China, 2000
B.S. Dual Degrees, Manufacturing Engineering and Industrial Engineering, Tsinghua University, Beijing, P. R. China, 1998

Professional Experience: 

Associate Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Houston, 2012 - Present
Brij and Sunita Agrawal Faculty Fellow, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Houston, 2010 - Present
Assistant Professor, Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Houston, 2005 - 2012

Professional and Scientific Affiliations: 

The Institute of Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)
Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE)
Alpha Pi Mu

Courses Taught: 

INDE 3310: Statistical Process Quality Control and Improvement
INDE 3364: Engineering Statistics II
INDE 6336: Reliability Engineering
INDE 6363: Statistical Process Control

Research Interests: 

  • Reliability and Maintenance: modeling, analysis, and optimization
  • Quality Engineering: control, optimization, and improvement
  • Probabilistic Risk and Cost-Effectiveness Analysis of homeland security systems
  • Six Sigma: methodology, statistical techniques, and applications

Awards & Honors: 

Junior Faculty Research Excellence Award, College of Engineering, UH, 2011
Outstanding Teacher Award, Cullen College of Engineering, UH, 2009, 2011
Provost Research Assistant Award, Office of the Provost and Cullen College of Engineering, UH, 2011, 2012
Three articles published in IIE Transactions were featured in the IE Magazine, 2006, 2009, 2010
Highly Commended Award Winner, Emerald Literati Network, 2009
Who’s Who in America, 2010
Madison Who’s Who in Professionals, 2009