Garry J. Cheng, PhD '02
School of Industrial Engineering
Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN
Dr. Cheng received his Ph.D. degree in Mechanical Engineering from the Columbia University in 2002 under the Doctoral mentorship of Prof. Larry Yao. He received the Young Investigator Award from the Office of Naval Research (ONR) in 2007 and the CAREER Award from the National Science Foundation (NSF) in 2006. He received Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer award from the Society of Manufacturing Engineer (SME) in 2007, ASME Chao and Trigger Young Investigator Award in 2012. Dr. Cheng served as an associate Editor for Journal of Manufacturing Process. He also organized and chaired technical conferences and workshops of ASME, SME and other societies.