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Maria  Hulett

Maria Hulett

Lecturer, Management Science

(305) 284-2025
Kosar Epstein 414
mhulett@bus.miami.edu


Research Interests

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

Selected 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, Florida International University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, Spring 2010
  • Research Assistant, Florida International University Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, May 2007 - December 2009
  • Aggregate Professor, University of Tachira Department of Industrial Engineering, December 2004 - December 2006
  • Assistant Professor, University of Tachira Department of Industrial Engineering, August 2001 - November 2004
  • Planning Council, Industrial Engineer, University of Tachira, October 1996 - August 2001

Degrees

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

Specialties

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

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