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Cindy Chang 

Cindy ChangAssociate Professor

163 Light Engineering

Department of Mechanical Engineering
Stony Brook University
Stony Brook, NY 11794-2300

Contact Info
Phone: (631) 632- 8329
Fax: (631) 632-8544

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  • University of Michigan, Mechanical Engineering, Ph.D. 2006

Professional Experience

  • Department of Mechanical Engineering, Stony Brook University, 2011- present

Research Interests and History

Qing Chang’s research areas include manufacturing system modeling and simulation, real-time energy management of manufacturing systems, real-time production control, intelligent maintenance of manufacturing systems and vehicle battery manufacturing and re-manufacturing.  Before joining Stony Brook in 2011, she worked in General Motors Research & Development Center,where she won General Motors Boss Kettering Awards in 2005, 2006 and 2008 respectively and The Charles L. McCuen Special Achievement Awards in 2005, 2006 and 2008 respectively, for her research works in improving production efficiency and quality. She has received three US patents in the area of production system and control. She serves as a frequent reviewer for several journals and many conferences. She has been chair/co-chair/organizer for numerous sessions of ASME Manufacturing Science and Engineering Conference and IIE Annual conference.