Ward Whitt

Wai T. Chang Professor
Faculty
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Professor Whitt joined Columbia University’s IEOR Department in 2002, after spending 25 years in research at AT&T, first at Bell Labs and then at AT&T Labs, where he was a technology leader and an AT&T fellow. At Columbia, Professor Whitt teaches courses on stochastic processes and their applications. Professor Whitt’s research interests include stochastic processes, stochastic-process limits, queues, numerical transform inversion, telecommunication applications, and customer contact centers. He has over 250 research publications. In 1996 he was elected to the National Academy of Engineering.

Publications

Stochastic-Process Limits: An Introduction to Stochastic-Process Limits and their Applications to Queues, Springer.

Research Interests: 
Applied Probability
Research Interests: 
Queueing Theory
Research Interests: 
Stochastic Systems


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