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  • Nicholas Bambos

    Nicholas Bambos

    Richard W. Weiland Professor in the School of Engineering and Professor of Electrical Engineering

    BioNick Bambos is a Professor at Stanford University, having a joint appointment in the Department of Electrical Engineering and the Department of Management Science & Engineering. He heads the Network Architecture and Performance Engineering research group at Stanford, conducting research in wireless network architectures, the Internet infrastructure, packet switching, network management and information service engineering, engaged in various projects of his Network Architecture Laboratory (NetLab). His current technology research interests include high-performance networking, autonomic computing, and service engineering. His methodological interests are in network control, online task scheduling, queueing systems and stochastic processing networks.

    He has graduated over 20 Ph.D. students, who are now at leadership positions in academia (Stanford, CalTech, Michigan, GaTech, NYU, UBC, etc.) and the information technology industry (Cisco, Broadcom, IBM Labs, Qualcomm, Nokia, MITRE, Sun Labs, ST Micro, Intel, Samsung, TI, etc.) or have become successful entrepreneurs. From 1999 to 2005 he served as the director of the Stanford Networking Research Center, a major partnership/consortium between Stanford and information technology industries, involving tens of corporate members, faculty and doctoral students. He is now heading a new research initiative at Stanford on Networked Information Service Engineering.

    He is on the Editorial Boards of several research journals and serves on various international technical committees and review panels for networking research and information technologies. He has been serving on the boards of various start-up companies in the Silicon Valley, consults on high technology development and management matters, and has served as lead expert witness in high-profile patent litigation cases in networking and computing.

  • Stephen R. Barley

    Stephen R. Barley

    Weiland Professor in the School of Engineering, Emeritus

    Current Research and Scholarly InterestsTechnology's role in occupational and organizational change. Science and innovation in industrial settings. Organizational and occupational culture. Corporate power. Social network theory. Macro-organizational behavior.

  • Cora Bernard

    Cora Bernard

    Ph.D. Student in Management Science and Engineering, admitted Autumn 2013

    BioCora Bernard is a Ph.D. student in the Department of Management Science & Engineering at Stanford University.

    RESEARCH AREA: Health Policy

    DISSERTATION TITLE: From Compartments to Networks: Model Complexity and Infectious Disease Policy

    RESEARCH ABSTRACT: Cora Bernard's applied work has involved: design of mathematical models in Matlab and Python that simulate injection drug use, infectious disease, and incarceration systems to evaluate treatment, intervention, and jail-diversion policies. Her methods of work: assess the impact of structural sensitivity on public health models.

  • Jiang Bian

    Jiang Bian

    Ph.D. Student in Management Science and Engineering, admitted Autumn 2014

    BioJiang Bian is a PhD student at the Stanford Technology Ventures Program (STVP) in the Department of Management Science & Engineering at Stanford University.

    Research Area: Innovation and Entrepreneurship

    Research Abstract:
    Jiang’s research interests lie at the intersection of organizations, innovation and corporate strategy. Particularly, she’s interested in how inter-organizational relationships affect firm competence and performance. Jiang holds a BS in Management and a BA in English from Tianjin University, China, as well as an MS in Civil and Environmental Engineering from Stanford University. Before joining STVP, Jiang worked in a variety of roles including risk analyst, regional risk manager and strategic consultant, providing management consulting services to public agencies, corporations and financial institutions in infrastructure project development, procurement, financing and investment.

  • Jose H. Blanchet

    Jose H. Blanchet

    Associate Professor of Management Science and Engineering

    BioJose Blanchet holds a Ph.D. in Management Science and Engineering from Stanford University. Prior to joining MSandE he was a faculty member of Columbia and Harvard University. Jose is a recipient of the 2009 Best Publication Award given by the INFORMS Applied Probability Society and of the 2010 Erlang Prize. He also received a PECASE award given by NSF in 2010. He worked as an analyst in Protego Financial Advisors, a leading investment bank in Mexico. He has research interests in applied probability and Monte Carlo methods. He serves in the editorial board of Advances in Applied Probability, Journal of Applied Probability, Mathematics of Operations Research, QUESTA, Stochastic Models, and Stochastic Systems.