P.C. Rossin College of
Engineering and Applied Science

Robert H. Storer

Position: 
Professor and Co-Director, Integrated Business and Engineering (IBE) Honors Program
Address: 
Harold S. Mohler Laboratory
200 West Packer Avenue
Bethlehem, PA 18015

Phone Number: 
(610) 758-4436

Areas of Research

Mathematical Optimization and Modeling
Robust, Stochastic, and Computational Optimization
Simulation and Stochastic Processes
Healthcare Systems Engineering

Profile

Dr. Storer is the co-director of the Integrated Business and Engineering Honors Program at Lehigh. His research interests include:

  • Sequencing and scheduling, especially robust, adaptive and stochastic problems, and stochastic combinatorial optimization (i.e., operating room scheduling)
  • Heuristics, including Problem Space Search based methods and methods based on stochastic integer programming
  • Estimation, simulation and modeling

Storer teaches courses in heuristic optimization, simulation, and applied statistics. He is a member of The Institute of Industrial Engineers (IIE), INFORMS, The American Statistical Association (ASA) and Tau Beta Pi. Dr. Storer received the Christian R. and Mary F. Lindback Award in 2009.

Education

Ph.D., Industrial and Systems Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology
M.S., Operations Research, Georgia Institute of Technology
B.S., Industrial and Operations Engineering, University of Michigan