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industrial engineering educator

William Garland Ferrell,, industrial engineering educator. Achievements include implementation of results in optimal control of productive systems for improving quality. Graduate fellow Department Energy, 1978. Member ASQC, Institute Industrial Engineers, Operations Research Society of America (editor student newsletter 1986-1988), Sigma Xi, Omega Rho.

Background

Ferrell,, William Garland was born on February 24, 1955 in Lynchburg, Virginia, United States. Son of William Garland and Mary Lucille (Jennings) Ferrell.

Education

Bachelor, Wake Forest University, 1977. Master of Science, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, 1979. Doctor of Philosophy, North Carolina State University, 1989.

Career

Engineer, Babcock & Wilcox, Lynchburg, 1977-1981;project manager, Babcock & Wilcox, Lynchburg, 1981-1984;associate professor industrial engineering, Clemson (South Carolina.) U., since 1988. Consultant Oak River Mills, Bennettsville, South Carolina., since 1989, Dixianna Mills, Dillon, South Carolina., since 1991, Gibbes and Clarkson, Greenville, South Carolina., since 1991, Sonoco Products, Hartsville, South Carolina.

Achievements

  • Achievements include implementation of results in optimal control of productive systems for improving quality.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor articles to professional journals.

Membership

Member ASQC, Institute Industrial Engineers, Operations Research Society of America (editor student newsletter 1986-1988), Sigma Xi, Omega Rho.

Connections

Married Henrietta Susan Fields, November 14, 1981. 1 child, William Garland III.

father:
William Garland Ferrell,

mother:
Mary Lucille (Jennings) Ferrell,

spouse:
Henrietta Susan Fields

child:
William Garland III Ferrell,