Harsha Gangammanavar

Assistant Professor

Engineering Management, Information, and Systems

Southern Methodist University


               Harsha Gangammanavar is an Assistant Professor in the Engineering Management, Information, and Systems in Bobby B. Lyle School of Engineering at Southern Methodist University. Prior to joining the department, Dr. Gangammanavar was a Postdoctoral Fellow at Clemson University and a Visiting Assistant Professor at the University of Southern California. He received his M.S. in Electrical Engineering and Ph.D. in Operations Research from the Ohio State University, and B.E. degree in Electronics and Communications Engineering from Visvesvaraya Technological University in India. His research interests are in stochastic programming, large-scale optimization, and their applications.

To Prospective Students: I am looking for graduate students who are interested in pursuing a Ph.D. in operations research with focus on stochastic optimization. Competitive applicants will have a strong background in  applied mathematics, statistics and computation. Applications are encouraged from students with undergraduate degree or Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering/Operations Research, Mathematics, Electrical Engineering, Computer Science, Statistics, or related areas . Successful candidates will receive full funding. Exceptional candidates will be recommended for a University Ph.D. Fellowship.
Interested students can find information about application procedure on the Lyle School of Engineering website here. After acceptance you are encouraged to contact me by email with your CV stating your interest.