News!  Dr. Kong has been selected to participate in a U.S. Navy Multidisciplinary University Research Initiative (MURI) award, as part of a multi-university research team. According to the Office of Naval Research, the award will total approximately $1.5 million per year for three years, with the possibility to extend to five years. Click this link to open the press release by DoD (April 2018)
Dr. Zhenyu (James) Kong

Dr. Zhenyu (James) Kong

Associate Professor

Grado Department of Industrial & Systems Engineering

Virginia Tech

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