• Dr. Parikh received the Dayton Forty under 40 Award (2019)
  • Dr. Parikh invited to attend a workshop at Zhejiang Univ in China (2019)
  • Dr. Parikh invited to discuss his healthcare research at Shanghai Jiao Tong University(2019)
  • Student AwardsKaitlyn and Sagar received IISE Scholarships, Sagar received Best Student Paper in the LSC Track (2019)
  • Dr. Parikh receiving the College Faculty Excellence in Research Award (2019)
  • Student AwardsBrad receiving the Graduate (PhD) Student Excellence Award (2019)
  • HoodingBest Paper Award (Facilities Track) at IISE Annual 2018
  • Student AwardsBest Paper Award (Healthcare Systems Track) at IISE Annual 2017
  • Student AwardsBest Paper Award (Facilities Track) at IISE Annual 2017
  • HoodingBrad graduated with his PhD (2018)
  • HoodingGold Award for the Dayton-Cincinnati Professional Chapter
  • HoodingNick graduated with his PhD (2017)
  • HoodingBob and Cori graduated with their PhDs (2016)
  • Dr. Parikh received the ASC’s Outstanding Engineers and Scientists Award (2017)
  • Student AwardsStudent Scholarship and Best Paper Awards (IISE, 2017)
  • IMG_2361Dr. Parikh receiving the College Outstanding Faculty Award (2016)
  • cori_award_2Cori Mowrey receiving CECS Outstanding Grad Student Award (2015)

The DAOL focuses on Engineering Service Systems, with applications in supply chain and healthcare. Our team has been collaborating on over $2.4 million in grants and contracts from the NSF, the VHA, the State of Ohio, and local industries. This has helped us develop cutting-edge solutions to real-world challenges using advanced data analytics, predictive modeling, simulation, and optimization approaches.
Dr. Parikh, the lab director, has been honored with WSU President’s Award for Faculty Excellence (2014), College Early Career Achievement (2014), College Outstanding Faculty (2016), Affiliate Societies Council’s Outstanding Engineers and Scientist (2017), College Faculty Excellence in Research (2019), and Dayton Forty Under 40 (2019). He was also awarded the Outstanding Advisor of the Year award (IISE, Great Lakes Region) and Advisor of the Year award (WSU).
The lab’s undergraduate and graduate student members have been honored on numerous occasions, including Best Track Paper Award at IISE Annual (3 times), Best Student paper at IISE Annual (2 times), nationally competitive IISE and MHEFI Scholarships, Graduate Student Excellence Award (once for PhD, 5 times for MS), University Research Assistantships, Department Scholarships, Outstanding Students, and Chair’s Choice Award. We welcome you to learn about our team, research, and accomplishments!