Systems Engineering and Operations Research Faculty

Our faculty conduct innovative research in a variety of areas including big data, machine learning, systems architecture, and human-centered design.

  • Mason assistant professor Matthew Amissah is a black man who wears a light shirt and has a beard in his profile

    Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Amissah's research broadly entails an application of concepts and tools from the fields of Modeling & Simulation and Systems Science.
  • Cyber Security Engineering professor Peggy Brouse

    Professor, SEOR; Professor and Associate Chair of Undergraduate Studies, Department of Cyber Security Engineering

    Research Interests: Cost Modeling, Cyber-Physical Systems, Requirements Engineering, Systems Engineering, Systems Modeling
  • A place holder photo of the George Mason statue for the faculty profile

    Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Research Interests: Information fusion, Bayesian networks, distributed sensor networks, decision making under uncertainty, explainable AI
  • Mason professor Chun-Hung Chen

    Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Research Interests: Simulation
  • GM CYSE professor Paulo Costa

    Professor, SEOR; Interim Chair, Department of Cyber Security Engineering Director, Center of Excellence in C5I

    Research Interests: Probabilistic Ontologies, Decision Support Systems, Cybersecurity, Information Fusion, and Cyber-Physical Systems Security
  • Mason associate professor Hadi El-Almine

    Associate Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Research Interests: The application of Operations Research to problems related to healthcare and public policy
  • SEOR assistant professor Tianshu Feng

    Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Research interests: Machine learning and statistical modeling, explainable AI, model fairness and robustness, data exploration, and active learning.
  • Mason associate professor Rajesh Ganesan wears a gray suit, tie, and glasses

    Associate Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Research Interests: Air Transportation, Decision Support Systems, Optimization, Probabilistic Modeling, Simulation, Stochastic Processes
  • Mason assistant professor Ran Ji wears a black suit, striped-blue tie, and glasses in his profile

    Assistant Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Research Interests: Stochastic optimization, distributionally robust optimization, chance-constrained programming, and uncertainty quantification, and data-driven decision-making.
  • SEOR associate professor Rochelle Jones

    Associate Professor, Department of Systems Engineering and Operations Research

    Research Interests: Distance education and mobile learning