Maria  Hulett

Maria Hulett

Lecturer, Management Science

Research Interests

Optimization models and novel algorithms to solve problems in electronics and assembly manufacturing processes and scheduling

Featured Publications

  • Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "A Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for Minimizing the Number of Tardy Jobs of Nonidentical Parallel Batch Processing Machines," Proceedings of the 2016 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Anaheim, USA.

    Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "A Particle Swarm Optimization Algorithm for Minimizing Weighted Tardiness of Nonidentical Parallel Batch Processing Machines," Proceedings of the 2015 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Nashville, USA.

    Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "Fork and Join Queuing Networks to predict order picking times at a Warehouse," Proceedings of the 2014 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Montreal, Canada.

    Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "Predicting order picking times at a Warehouse," Proceedings of the 2013 Industrial and Systems Engineering Research Conference, Puerto Rico.

    Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "Analytical Approximations to predict performance measures of manufacturing systems with general distributions with job failures and parallel processing," European Journal of Operational Research, 221 (2012) 74-86

    Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "Analytical Approximations to predict performance measures of markovian type manufacturing systems with job failures and parallel processing," European Journal of Operational Research, 212 (2011) 89-99

    Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "Analytical Approximations to Predict Performance Measures of an Assembly Line," Proceedings of the 2009 Industrial Engineering Research Conference, Miami 2009.

    Hulett, M., Damodaran, P. "Queuing Network Approximations for Server Assembly," INFORMS Annual Meeting, Washington, 2008.

Teaching and Professional Experience

  • Instructor, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Florida International University, Spring 2010
  • Research Assistant, Industrial and Systems Engineering, Florida International University, 2007 - 2009
  • Aggregate Professor, Industrial Engineering, University of Tachira, 2004 - 2006
  • Assistant Professor, Industrial Engineering, University of Tachira, 2001 - 2004
  • Planning Council, Industrial Engineer, University of Tachira, 1996 - 2001

Specialties

  • Large-scale Optimization
  • Logistics
  • Simulation
  • Scheduling
  • Electronics Manufacturing
  • Statistical Analysis

Degrees

  • Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Florida International University
  • M.S., Engineering Management, Florida International University
  • M.S., Business Administration, University of Tachira
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