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Matthew Plumlee

Assistant Professor of Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences


2145 Sheridan Road
Tech M233
Evanston, IL 60208-3109

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Industrial Engineering and Management Sciences

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Ph.D. Industrial Engineering, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

M.S. Statistics, Georgia Institute of Technology, Atlanta, GA

B.S. Mechanical Engineering, Purdue University, West Lafayette, IN

Research Interests

The interface of simulation models and the real world: uncertainty quantification, model calibration, large-scale simulation, design and analysis of simulation experiments.  Methodological interests in all areas of statistical and machine learning.

Selected Publications

  • Chih Li Sung, Wenjia Wang, Matthew Plumlee, Benjamin Haaland, “Multiresolution Functional ANOVA for Large-Scale, Many-Input Computer Experiments”, Journal of the American Statistical Association, (2019)
  • Matthew Plumlee, “Computer model calibration with confidence and consistency”, Journal of the Royal Statistical Society. Series B: Statistical Methodology, (2019)
  • Matthew Plumlee, Barry L Nelson, “Plausible optima”, WSC 2018 - 2018 Winter Simulation Conference, (2019)
  • Henry Lam, Xinyu Zhang, Matthew Plumlee, “Improving prediction from stochastic simulation via model discrepancy learning”, 2017 Winter Simulation Conference, WSC 2017, (2018)
  • Matthew Plumlee, V. Roshan Joseph, “Orthogonal Gaussian process models”, Statistica Sinica, (2018)