Dr. Hsieh is a data science and operations research practitioner with a plenty of experience in both industry and academia. He currently works with Micron Technology as a Sr. Operations Researcher. He is proficient in optimization, data analytics, simulation, and decision support systems, and familiar with applying statistics and machine learning to extract insights from data and building decision models on the top of that. Dr. Hsieh is a scientific thinker with a proven track record in problem-solving and decision-making.
He received his Ph.D. degree in Industrial Engineering & Engineering Management from National Tsing Hua University, Taiwan, and focused on information technology and operations research. His research primarily focuses on simulation optimization, cyber-physical systems, operations management, supply chain management, and intelligent manufacturing. He won the K.D. Tocher Medal from the Operational Research Society, and elected as a Senior Member of IEEE in 2017; he is also a member of INFORMS.
Prior to joining Micron, Dr. Hsieh was a Postdoctoral Researcher with the Department of Systems Engineering & Operations Research at George Mason University, VA, USA. Before he came to the United States, he did consulting work at IT service and software firms in Asia and contributed professional expertise, i.e., data analytics, mathematical programming, system analysis, and data-driven decision making, for optimally tailoring the solutions to the needs of the respective enterprise. He had also worked as Manufacturing Supervisor, Production Control Engineer, and Senior Industrial Engineer at an advanced semiconductor wafer fabrication plant in ProMOS Technologies, a former joint venture company of Siemens and Mosel-Vitelic in Taiwan.