Professor of Industrial and Manufacturing Engineering
Associate School Head for Graduate Programs

420 Rogers Hall

Information Systems Engineering

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

At OSU since 2001.

Research Interests: 

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.