We Feature Our Visiting Scholars Sandro Jerônimo, Lisa Bhungalia, Xiang Li, Hong Yi and Wei Su:
Sandro Jerônimo is a PhD student in Mechanical Engineering at the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), Brazil. He received his Bachelor's degree in Information Systems and Master's degree in Computer Science from Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais (PUC Minas), Brazil.
Sandro is also assistant professor at the Computer Science Department in PUC Minas University, where he teaches Operational Research, Artificial Intelligence and Data Mining. As professor at PUC Minas, he has supported undergraduate students on the development of innovative solution in the Microsoft Innovation Center Lab (MIC PUC Minas).
Sandro's research interests include agent-based simulations, metaheuristic optimization and big data analysis, applied in subjects as aerospace industry, digital games, ecology and regional disease spread studies. During his stay at OSU (2014-2015), Sandro is working with Professor Morton O'Kelly on project related to airline hubs and networks models, by using simulation and big data analysis. Feel free to contact him in CURA, 0126 Derby Hall.