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Geza Paul Bottlik

Geza Paul Bottlik
Associate Professor of Engineering Practice
Industrial and Systems Engineering
Phone: (213) 740-5050

Education

Engineer's Degree in Mechanical Engineering, University of Southern California, Los Angeles. Dissertation: "Steady State Thermal Analysis of an Integrated Circuit Package."
MS in Mechanical Engineering, University of Southern California.
Bachelor of Mechanical Engineering, Manhattan College, New York City.

Experience
Extensive experience in teaching in higher education, manufacturing, design, and research. Expert in Manufacturing Scheduling and Statistical Process Control. Ability to quickly acquire new technologies and accommodate to new situations. Broad experience in strategic planning, project management, planning and implementation of cost reduction initiatives. Various positions at Xerox Corporation over a period of 25 years, El Segundo, CA -- Manager, Manufacturing Research; Manager, Industrial Engineering, Southern California Manufacturing Operations; Manager, Manufacturing/Product Engineering, Electronics Division, El Segundo, CA; Member of the Research Staff, Palo Alto Research Center, Advanced Development Laboratory.  Speak fluent Hungarian and German, limited French, read classical Latin.

Teaching Interests
Graduate and undergraduate courses in Industrial and Systems Engineering -- Scheduling, Automation, Analysis and Design of Production Systems, Probability, Statistics, Operations Research, Non-linear Programming, Inventory Systems, Engineering Economy, Networks and Graphs.

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