Ohio State University Logo ISE
Integrated Systems Engineering

 Seminar Schedule     Search ISE
 ISE Infosource     Site Map
 Directory     Safety Resources
 Calendars     Intra-ISE
   Home > Faculty and Staff > Faculty > Biosketch 20 Oct. 2014
Image of the main menu used as a placeholder in Print Preview mode.

Dr. Cathy Honghui Xia
Faculty Member Picture

Associate Professor
Integrated System Engineering and
(by courtesy) Computer Science and Engineering

Contact Information

Office: 242 Baker Systems Engineering
Phone: (614) 247-6985
Fax: (614) 292-7852
Email: xia.52 at osu.edu


Peking University: B.S. (Applied Mathematics), 1992
Stanford University: M.S. (Statistics), 1996
Stanford University: Ph. D. (Operations Research), 1998

Areas of Interest

Methodology: Performance Modeling and Analysis; Distributed Management of Stochastic Networks; Dynamic Pricing & Control under Uncertainty.
Applications: Computer Systems and Communication Networks: grid computing, sensor networks, data intensive computing; E-Commerce and Information Services.

Courses Taught at OSU

Winter: ISE830, Stochastic Processes Used in Systems Engineering II
Spring: ISE831 Anvanced Queuing Theory, ISE701 Introduction to Discrete System Simulation

Cathy H. Xia is an associate professor of Operations Research at OSU. Before coming to OSU, she was a senior research scientist at IBM T. J. Watson Research Center in Hawthorne, NY, where she served as the chair of the Professional Interest Community on Performance Modeling and Analysis at IBM Research. Dr. Xia holds numerous US and International Patents and has received many IBM awards including three times the IBM Research Division Award and a number of Invention Achievement Awards. Cathy Honghui Xia is the co-editor of the Book Performance Modeling and Engineering, Springer 2008. She is the associate editor of International Journal of Information Systems in the Service Sector (IJISSS). She has also served on the program committees of many major conferences including SIGMETRICS, Performance and INFOCOM. She is a member of INFORMS, ACM, and the IEEE Computer Society.

Additional Information

Dr. Cathy H. Xia's personal homepage

Copyright © 2005-2014, All Rights Reserved, WebDev Works.
The Ohio State University Integrated Systems Engineering Department.
Web Site Development by WebDev Works
If you have trouble accessing this page, and need to request an alternate format, contact the ISE Webmaster.