Texas State University
Dr. Eduardo Pérez is an Assistant Professor in the Ingram School of Engineering at Texas State University. He was a Postdoctoral Research Associate in the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering at Texas A&M University from 2010 to 2012. He received his Ph.D. in Industrial and Systems Engineering from Texas A&M University in 2010 and his B.S. in Industrial Engineering from the University of Puerto Rico at Mayagüez, Puerto Rico in 2004.
Dr. Pérez research interests are in the use of methodologies and theories in operations research, systems engineering, discrete-event simulation, algorithms and software design, and decision theory analysis to solve problems in healthcare and renewable energy. Some of his research project sponsors include the National Science Foundation (NSF), Robert Wood Johnson Foundation (RWJF), Baylor Scott & White Health System, Adventist Health System, and the NEC Corporation.
Identifying system factors of significance in improving communication between providers and patients to achieve health equity
- Optimal decision policies for system configuration and resource allocation
- Health care systems engineering and analysis of patient flow
- Discrete event modeling and simulation
- Stochastic Programming
- Systems modeling and systems engineering processes
- New Connections Status: Junior Investigator
- Award Year: 2016
- RWJF Team/Portfolio: Industrial Engineering