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  • Address: Campus Box 7906, 915 Partners Way, Raleigh, NC 27606


  • Aug. 2018 – Present, Assistant Professor, Edward P. Fitts Department of Industrial and Systems Engineering, North Carolina State University
  • Jan. 2014 – May 2018, Graduate Research Assistant, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial & Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology


  • Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, Georgia
    • Ph.D. in Industrial Engineering (2014-2018)
      • Minor: Machine Learning
      • Dissertation title: Predictive Analytics for Complex Engineering Systems Using High-Dimensional Signals
    • M.S. in Statistics (2014-2016)
  • University of Science and Technology Beijing, Beijing, China
    • B.S. in Mechanical Engineering (2004-2008)

Honors and Awards

  • Feature Article in ISE Magazine, 2021
  • Winner, Sigma Xi Best Ph.D. Thesis Award, Georgia Institute of Technology, 2019
  • Winner, Alice and John Jarvis Ph.D. Student Research Award, H. Milton Stewart School of Industrial and Systems Engineering (ISyE), Georgia Institute of Technology, 2018 (Awarded to one Ph.D. student in ISyE per year for outstanding research achievements)
  • Feature Article in ISE Magazine, 2017
  • Winner, SAS Data Mining Best Paper Award, Data Mining Section of INFORMS, 2016
  • Finalist, QSR Best Refereed Paper Award, Quality, Statistics, and Reliability Section of INFORMS, 2016

News and Updates

  • April 2021: Our paper entitled “Multi-Sensor Prognostics Modeling for Applications with Highly Incomplete Signals ” was a feature article in the April 2021 issue of ISE Magazine
  • November 2020: Cheoljoon Jeong received the QCRE Best Student Paper Award from the Quality Control & Reliability Engineering (QCRE) Division of IISE