- September 20
Founders Plaza, Downtown Arlington
- October 11
Run For The Environment
Cedar Hill State Park
- October 22
Lunch & Learn Green Office Program/Ride Share Program
Carlisle Suite, University Center
- October 25
Parent and Family Weekend
- Air North Texas Be Air Aware and Clean Air Action Day
- Travel Support Grants
- UT Arlington Among First to Receive Sustainability Certification for Landscape
Victoria C. P. Chen, Ph.D.
Associate Professor, Industrial & Manufacturing Systems Engineering.
Director, Center on Stochastic Modeling, Optimization, & Statistics (COSMOS).
Ph.D., Operations Research, Cornell University, 1993.
M.S., Operations Research, Cornell University, 1991.
B.S., Mathematical Sciences, The Johns Hopkins University, 1988.
Areas of Sustainability/Environmental Expertise
Statistical modeling, data mining, multi-stage stochastic optimization. Environmental applications: Ozone pollution control strategy optimization, data mining and analysis of particulate matter, multiple objective evaluation of wastewater treatment technologies, statistical analysis and minimization of the environmental impact of airport deicing activities, optimization for the design of a hydrogen filling station for fuel cell vehicles, multivariate monitoring of power plant processes, minimization of nitrogen oxide emissions from coal power plants.
Becoming more sustainable is a matter of being less wasteful and less contrary to what nature intended, and ultimately, sustainable behavior is more efficient and economical.>