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Yu (Chelsea) Jin

Assistant Professor

Systems Science and Industrial Engineering


Yu "Chelsea" Jin received her BS degree in 2014 from the Department of Information Science and Technology at Jinan University in Guangzhou, China. In 2015, she received her master’s degree in manufacturing engineering from the University of Michigan at Ann Arbor. She earned her PhD in industrial engineering at the University of Arkansas - Fayetteville in May 2020, and she joined Binghamton University as an assistant professor of Systems Science and Industrial Engineering in fall 2020.

Her research focuses on sensing and analytics, optimization, and simulation for advanced manufacturing and service applications. It has been sponsored by the Transdisciplinary Area of Excellence Seed Grant, Integrated Electronics Engineering Center Technical Advisory Board, Innovation Association and Zebra. She received the IISE Gilbreth Memorial Fellowship in both 2018 and 2019; the Kuroda Graduate Fellowship in Engineering, the Graduate Research Award in 2019, and the Outstanding Graduate Student Award in 2020 from the University of Arkansas.

Her work has been published in IISE Transactions and ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering. She has been a board member of IISE DAIS Division since May 2022 and an officer of INFORMS QSR International Committee since September 2020. She also served as a reviewer for IISE Transactions, ASME Journal of Manufacturing Science and Engineering, IEEE Transactions and Journal of Intelligent Manufacturing.

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  • PhD: University of Arkansas - Fayetteville
  • ME: University of Michigan at Ann Arbor.
  • BS: Jinan University in Guangzhou, China

Research Interests

  • Additive Manufacturing
  • Sensing and analytics
  • Quality inspection and monitoring
  • Data-driven analytical modeling