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Dr. Francis Vasko

Francis Vasko

Office Phone: 610-683-4417
Office Room:
LY 230A
Email:
vasko@kutztown.edu

Degrees:

  • B.S. Secondary Education-Mathematics, Kutztown University
  • M.S. Mathematics, Lehigh University
  • M.S. Industrial Engineering-Operations Research, Lehigh University
  • Ph.D Industrial Engineering-Operations Research, Lehigh University
FALL 2017 COURSE DAYS AND TIME
MAT 105 040 COLLEGE ALGEBRA MWF 12:00-12:50 P.M.
MAT 121 810 MATH FOR BUS & INFO SCI ONLINE
MAT 121 811 MATH FOR BUS & INFO SCI ONLINE
MAT 361 060 MATH METH/OPER RESRCH I MWF 1:00-1:50 P.M.
OFFICE HOURS:

Monday 9:30 A.M. - 12:00 P.M.

Wednesday 9:30 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.

Friday 10:00 A.M. - 11:00 A.M.

Other times by appointment

 

Research Interests:
Current research focuses on using a large variety and combination of combinatorial optimization techniques in order to more accurately model and solve important real-world applications in production planning, strategic planning and resource allocation.

Professional Experience:
Francis J. Vasko is a Professor of Mathematics at Kutztown University of Pennsylvania. Before coming to Kutztown University in September, 1986, he worked for more than eight years as an employee in the research department at Bethlehem Steel, solving a variety of real-world applications in operations research. He then served as a consultant to Bethlehem Steel Corporation from September, 1986 through March 2003. Since 2003, he has also done consulting work for Graphic Packaging, Enterprise Systems Partners, Inc. and Solo Laboratories Inc. His current research focuses on using a large variety and combination of combinatorial optimization techniques in order to more accurately model and solve important real-world applications in production planning, strategic planning and resource allocation.

Publications

VITA

What Does an Industrial Mathematician do?