Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Associate School Head for Graduate Programs
Mechanical, Industrial, and Manufacturing Engineering
420 Rogers Hall
Corvallis, OR 97331
PhD, Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 2000
MS, Industrial Engineering, University of Pittsburgh, 1999
MS, Manufacturing Systems, Instituto Technológico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM), Monterrey, N.L., México, 1994
BS, Mechanical Engineering, Universidad Autónoma de Nuevo León (UANL), Monterrey, N.L., México, 1991
Information Systems Engineering
Dr. Porter's research focuses on the modeling, analysis and performance evaluation of information systems with application to the areas of intelligent transportation systems, manufacturing, supply chain, and public/private transit networks.
He has been at Oregon State since 2001.
2009 OSU Impact Award for Outstanding Scholarship