lndustrial Engineering

Dr. Scott J. Mason

Professor, Fluor Endowed Chair in Supply Chain Optimization & Logistics

Department of Industrial Engineering
124 Freeman Hall
Clemson University
Clemson, SC 29634

Phone: (864) 656-5645
Fax: (864) 656-0795
Email: mason@clemson.edu

Personal Web Page:
http://www.clemson.edu/~mason/

Dr. Scott J. Mason

Education

B.S. Mechanical Engineering
The University of Texas at Austin with Honors, 1993

M.S. Operations Research
The University of Texas at Austin, 1995

Ph.D. Industrial Engineering
Arizona State University, 2000

Research Areas

Large-scale supply chain systems modeling, optimization, and algorithms with emphasis in capital project supply chains. Scheduling and planning in manufacturing public education, and service industries with emphasis in semiconductor manufacturing.

Selected Publications

Pfund, M.E., Balasubramanian, H., Fowler, J.W., Mason, S.J., Rose, O., 2008, A multi-criteria approach for scheduling semiconductor wafer fabrication facilities, Journal of Scheduling, 11, 29-47.

Jampani, J., Mason, S.J., 2008, Column generation heuristics for multiple machine, multiple orders per job scheduling problems, Annals of Operations Research, 159, 261-273.

Yeung, T.G., Mason, S.J., 2006, Using real options analysis to value reoptimization options in the Shifting Bottleneck heuristic, Naval Research Logistics, 53 (4), 285-297.

Qu, P., Mason, S.J., 2005, Metaheuristic scheduling of 300mm jobs containing multiple orders, IEEE Transactions on Semiconductor Manufacturing, 18 (4), 633-643.

Mason, S.J., Fowler, J.W., Carlyle, W.M., Montgomery, D.C., 2005, Heuristics for minimizing total weighted tardiness in complex job shops, International Journal of Production Research, 43 (10), 1943-1963.

Mason, S.J., Fowler, J.W., Carlyle, W.M., 2002, A modified shifting bottleneck heuristic for minimizing total weighted tardiness in complex job shops, Journal of Scheduling, 5 (3), 247-262.

Professional Affiliations

Senior Member of the Institute for Industrial Engineers (IIE)
Member of the Institute for Operations Research and the Management Sciences (INFORMS)

Department of Industrial Engineering, University of Arkansas Awards

Outstanding Faculty Member, 2003-2004, 2007-2008
Outstanding Researcher, 2001-2002, 2002-2003, 2003-2004
Outstanding Service to Students, 2004-2005
Outstanding Teacher, 2005-2006, 2006-2007, 2008-2009
Outstanding Advisor, College of Engineering, University of Arkansas, 2004-2005
Faculty Gold Medal, Office of Post-Graduate Fellowships, University of Arkansas, 2009
Outstanding Mentor, Office of Post-Graduate Fellowships, University of Arkansas, 2007, 2008, 2009

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