Doctor Kaibo Liu is currently an associate professor at the Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, University of Wisconsin-Madison.
Dr. Liu’s research is in the area of system informatics and data analytics, with an emphasis on the data fusion approach for system modeling, monitoring, diagnosis, prognostics and decision making. The significance of his research has been evidenced by the wide recognition it’s received in a broad array of research communities including quality, statistics, reliability and data mining, and several best paper awards from INFORMS and ISERC and several featured articles from IIE and INFORMS magazines. His research has been successfully funded by NSF, ONR, AFOSR, DOE, and Industry. He is the recipient of three prestigious early career awards, including the 2019 Outstanding Young Manufacturing Engineer Award by SME, the 2019 Feigenbaum Medal Award by ASQ, and the 2019 Dr. Hamed K. Eldin Outstanding Early Career IE in Academia Award by IISE.
He received his bachelor’s degree in industrial engineering and engineering management from the Hong Kong University of Science and Technology, his master’s degree in statistics, and his doctorate degree in industrial engineering from the Georgia Institute of Technology.